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Melon recipes

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Whether you fancy a summery watermelon salad, a refreshing melon drink or a melon and prosciutto skewer, we've got plenty of fruity recipes to inspire you all year round.

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  • Slice of watermelon with chunks of feta, mint leaves and a wedge of lime

    Melon with mint & feta

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Combine the flavours of melon, feta and mint in a refreshing summer snack. This is also a great low-calorie starter if you have friends round

  • Melon, orange & raspberry cups

    Melon, orange & raspberry cups

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Try this light and summery fruit dessert - perfect for dinner parties or an afternoon snack.

  • Minted melon, tomato & prosciutto salad

    Minted melon, tomato & prosciutto salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Quality produce makes this dish, Charentais melon, heirloom tomatoes and salty prosciutto marry beautifully. Ideal as a sharing platter starter for a summer dinner party

  • Melon & Campari cooler

    Melon & Campari cooler

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Turn down the summer heat with a Melon and Campari cooler in 5 minutes

  • Tomato & melon salad

    Tomato & melon salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    A lovely light starter that is superhealthy and all of your five-a-day in one bowl!

  • Melon spritzers

    Melon spritzers

    A star rating of 2.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Blend honeydew, Galia or cantaloupes into a cooling wine-based cocktail with apple juice and lime

  • Melon & crunchy bran pots

    Melon & crunchy bran pots

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.17 ratings

    Not just for breakfast, this healthy pot of yoghurt, fruit and seeds is a real mid-afternoon hunger booster and ready in 10 minutes

  • Skewered melon & prosciutto

    Skewered melon & prosciutto

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    You can't beat a classic. This simple combination will go down well with a crowd

  • Cucumber, mint & melon punch

    Cucumber, mint & melon punch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    A fruity, minty, refreshing punch for a summer party. The mix of juicy honeydew, cantaloupe and watermelon chunks make this the ultimate cooler to beat the heat

  • Watermelon, prawn & avocado salad

    Watermelon, prawn & avocado salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.21 ratings

    Too hot to cook? This superhealthy salad makes a refreshing light lunch or starter

  • Halloumi & watermelon bulgur salad

    Halloumi & watermelon bulgur salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.17 ratings

    A satisfying vegetarian salad of contrasting flavours and textures. The salty cheese is cooled by crisp, sweet watermelon

  • Watermelon gin spritzer

    Watermelon gin spritzer

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    A refreshing cocktail - perfect for a summer evening in the garden

  • Griddled halloumi with watermelon & caper breadcrumbs served in a bowl

    Griddled halloumi with watermelon & caper breadcrumbs

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    This salad has a great interplay of textures, temperatures and flavours. Toss juicy watermelon with salty cheese, crispy breadcrumbs, capers, almonds and mint

  • Two half watermelons filled with watermelon lemonade

    Watermelon lemonade

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    This watermelon lemonade looks amazing but is super-simple to make. It's perfect for a kids party or makes a refreshing summer drink for kids or adults

  • Watermelon & spinach super salad

    Watermelon & spinach super salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.11 ratings

    Quinoa, toasted pumpkin seeds, feta and ripe watermelon make a fabulous and filling vegetarian supper that counts as 3 of your 5-a-day

  • Heirloom tomato & watermelon salad

    Heirloom tomato & watermelon salad

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Use a variety of colours and sizes of juicy tomatoes in this simple, seasonal side dish with fresh mint and creamy crumbled feta

  • Watermelon & strawberry slushie

    Watermelon & strawberry slushie

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    What's more refreshing than eating a slice of cool watermelon on a hot summer's day? Drinking our iced fruit slushie!

  • Prawn & melon salad

    Prawn & melon salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Tom Kime's prawn salad make a great starter for a summer dinner party

  • Pink melon lollies

    Pink melon lollies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Ice pops in the literal sense - these little frozen fruit balls are served with popping candy for extra pizzazz

  • Easy melon ice cream

    Easy melon ice cream

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    A quick and easy way to make fruity and refreshing ice cream for hot summer days

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