Have extra watermelon to use up? Make this simple and refreshing watermelon juice!
Watermelon is one of my favorite summer indulgences and it is in our kitchen every week.
So far this year we haven’t had the best luck with watermelons unfortunately.
A few in a row were either dry or too mushy. Not bad, but not great flavor.
This recipe is the perfect way to not let sub par watermelon go to waste!
If you find yourself with watermelon to use up, make this watermelon juice!
How to make watermelon juice
Add watermelon and optional maple syrup to a blender.
The maple syrup helps if you get a watermelon that isn’t very sweet and lacking in flavor.
Blend watermelon and maple syrup until smooth, then pour over ice for a refreshing summer drink!
My drink blended well and wasn’t chunky, but for a smoother texture you can always pour the blended watermelon through a fine mesh strainer before serving.
If you are looking for more delicious watermelon drinks, here are a few more delicious ways to blend it up!
- Sparkling Watermelon Lemonade
- Watermelon White Wine Slushies
- Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie
- Frozen Watermelon Lime Cooler
Are you making this recipe? I want to see! Don’t forget to tag me on instagram @buildyourbite and hashtag #buildyourbite with your recipe creations!
Be sure to pin this recipe for later and follow Build Your Bite on Pinterest for all the latest delicious recipes!
Did you make this recipe? Be sure to leave a star rating below!
Watermelon Juice Recipe:
how to make watermelon juice
- 4 cups cut up watermelon chunks
- 1 teaspoon pure maple syrup (optional)
- Add watermelon and maple syrup to a blender and blend until smooth
- Pour over ice and enjoy!
Use maple syrup if your watermelon is one that isn't as sweet as you like it
If you want a smoother drink, pour liquid through a fine mesh strainer before serving
Juice will separate naturally, just stir and you are good to go!
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 100Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 3mgCarbohydrates: 25gFiber: 1gSugar: 21gProtein: 2g