Watermelon lollies

Watermelon recipes

Try our refreshing watermelon recipes, from refreshing drinks for party season to chunky salads and cool ice lollies. These summer dishes are great for sharing.

5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cool down on hot summer days with these refreshing watermelon and kiwi lollies. Great for the family to enjoy, they're low-calorie and full of vitamin C

15 mins
Easy
Vegan
12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A simple fruity jelly that makes a gorgeous and bright red pud for dinner parties, or children's parties

10 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this zingy, refreshing watermelon salsa as a dip or pile on top of cheesy nachos. Deliciously moreish, it makes a lovely, light summer snack

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

The cool sweetness of the watermelon goes really well with the spicy, nutty crunch of dukkah, for a refreshing nibble to enjoy with a cocktail

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This fresh and light salad makes an ideal summer evening supper

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A cool, refreshing combo for warm summer evenings

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
16 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

10 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Serve this watermelon, feta and mint salad as a side dish at a barbecue or picnic. Bursting with fresh, summer flavours, it’s also two of your five-a-day

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're throwing a summer party these are sure to be a big hit! Cut into wedges and pass round

22 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Treat this salty Greek cheese a little differently by coating a chunk with cumin and coriander, then serving with a light and fruity salsa

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This herby, summery watermelon starter recipe marries Greek flavours to perfection

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Combine aubergine, watermelon, black rice and feta to make this quirky summer salad. It's topped with shards of sesame brittle for added drama and texture

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This red and white delight is one summery side that goes with everything

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The sour element in this recipe really cuts through the rich duck meat and cashews

50 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
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