16 Wonderful Tips And Tricks For Watermelons

Juicy and refreshing, watermelon is undoubtably one of the best treats of the summer. There's nothing quite like a fresh slice while you're at a BBQ with family and friends, but we're here to tell you that with just a few creative techniques, you'll be able to enjoy your watermelons even more that you normally do! From tips about how to pick out the perfect one to cool new ways to serve them, these easy ideas will make watermelons the star of the show this summer. And don't worry – we definitely still encourage a seed spitting contest after you've enjoyed a slice!

1.–6. Tips For Picking The Perfect Watermelon

An unripe watermelon can ruin the whole experience, so it's best to just avoid in general, right? You might think it's impossible to know whether a watermelon will be any good until you cut into it, but that's definitely not the case! In fact, when it comes to watermelon, there are plenty of reliable ways to know if you're picking out a winner or a lemon. Get the instructions for Picking The Perfect Watermelon.

Tips For Picking The Perfect Watermelon

7. How To Remove Bacteria From Watermelon Rinds

When you're preparing food at home, a lot of issues can pop up that you might not even be aware of. Just the process of cooking alone can take up plenty of headspace, but food safety is also an important thing to keep in mind. Just like other fresh fruits, watermelon also needs to be cleaned before it's eaten. This easy technique will show you how, so that you can get back to enjoying this delicious fruit! Get the instructions for the Cleaning Watermelons.

How To Remove Bacteria From Watermelon Rinds

8. Zig-Zag Watermelon Slicing Technique

Fruit & veggies are all well and good, but all that chopping, prepping, and squeezing can be a real pain. Unfortunately, watermelon can be one of the most challenging fruits to cut, even if it's one of the most delicious to eat. All of that is about to change, because this awesome watermelon slicing technique is so simple that you'll never have to struggle to get to its juicy center again! Get the instructions for the Watermelon Slicing Technique.

Zig-Zag Watermelon Slicing Technique

9. Watermelon Smoothie

Summer wouldn't be summer without picnics, BBQs, and garden parties. Between the long days and warm nights, everyday life seems to move outdoors and fun in the sun is a must! While you're taking advantage of the great weather, why not also take advantage of the delicious fresh fruit this season has to offer? A watermelon smoothie is the perfect way to do just that! Get the instructions for the Watermelon Smoothie.

Watermelon Smoothie

10. Watermelon Dress Effect For Photos

While you might just think of watermelon as a delicious snack, it also has a very cute, very fun hidden talent. When sliced and positioned in the right way, watermelons can be used to create a stunning effect in your photos. Cut out a slice like your favorite dress, strike a pose, and the summer paparazzi will be just minutes behind! Get the instructions for the Watermelon Dress Effect.

Watermelon Dress Effect For Photos

11.–16. Helpful Hacks For Watermelons

Summer without watermelon? Let's not even think about that! Biting into a juicy, fresh watermelon is one of the best parts of the summer, and we want to hold onto that feeling for as long as possible! With these hacks, we'll show you how serve watermelon in creative ways, store them for months on end, and turn them into delicious drinks. It's time to make the most out of your melons! Get the instructions for the Watermelon Hacks.

Helpful Hacks For Watermelons

From slicing them in cool new ways to making a refreshing smoothie for your next garden party, these tips & tricks will show you how to really let watermelons shine this season. Summer wouldn't be summer without them!


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