On those sunny days when the thermometer climbs past 80 degrees, it’s important to make sure you’re getting enough water. One easy — and incredibly delicious — way to do that is to eat more watermelon.watermelon. You can even grill your watermelon for a hint of smokiness and caramelization. The possibilities are near-endless when it comes to cooking with watermelon.
If the thought of snacking on plain watermelon wedges or simply tossing this watery fruit into a smoothie bores you, then why not try one of these delicious — and good-for-you — recipes this summer? They’re bright and flavorful — and perfect for helping you stay hydrated on a hot day.
Kristie Collado is The Daily Meal’s Cook Editor. Follow her on Twitter @KColladoCook.