August 3rd is National Watermelon Day! Cool off with this frozen treat that combines fresh watermelon with sweet strawberries! What a winning combination.
The sweetness for these pops comes directly from the pureed fruits – no sugar needed! Look for fresh from Florida produce at your local supermarket. Watermelon and strawberries are in season.
Strawberry Watermelon Ice Pops
- 2 cups fresh watermelon (de-seeded)
- 1 medium lemon
- 10 medium strawberries
- ½ cup water
- Blend together watermelon and strawberries in a blender. Squeeze lemon and add juice to fruit puree. Add water to taste – depending on your sweetness level – you can use more or less water.
- Pourinto ice pop molds and freeze for 4-6 hours.