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The Easy Way To Spike A Watermelon

Summertime, the season of kicking back relaxing, and enjoying the late evening sun. There is nothing better than a drink and watermelon for those firefly-filled nights, so why not put the two together? Spiked watermelon can be eaten on its own with a spoon or added to a cocktail for a fresh twist on an … Read more

Recipe: Watermelon and Feta Salad

This Watermelon and Feta Salad is the perfect side dish for all your summer evening cookouts. It’s cool, crisp, and refreshing, not to mention, delicious! Watermelon and Feta Salad (from Everyday Gourmet with Blakey): Ingredients: 4 cups fresh Arugula 2 cups fresh seedless watermelon, cut in cubes quarter of a red onion, sliced thin 2 … Read more

This Classic Pickled Watermelon Rind Recipe From 1884 Will Change Your Life in 2016

Watermelon rinds have the unfortunate reputation of being worthless, used only for housing drinks or fruit salads. But did you know that you can pickle them? Posted on page 9 of the Atlanta Constitution on October 25, 1887, this pickled rind recipe is sure to surprise family and friends. The same recipe can also be … Read more

7 Weird and Practical Ways to Use A Watermelon This Summer

Watermelon abounds during summer months, making its appearance everywhere from cocktail parties to 4th of July events to the everyday kitchen. It’s easy to devour an entire watermelon in one sitting, but what about the rest of it? If you’re looking for weird ways to use a watermelon, here are some that might surprise you. … Read more