Refreshing watermelon recipes to beat the heat

From smoothies to cocktails, TanjI Patton from Goodtaste TV, shares some refreshing ways to use one of our favorite summer fruits -- watermelon!

HOUSTON – If you’ve got some leftover watermelon at home, it’s time to use them up for some refreshing beverages.

Tanji Patton from Goodtaste TV shares some great ideas you can try, with or without booze!

“The coolest fruit of all—watermelon! It’s actually very good for you too—vitamin c, and potassium and is a fantastic hydrator for these sweltering days. Low calorie, low sugar content. It’s great,” said Patton about the delicious summer fruit.

To see Patton’s complete interview, watch the video above.

To check out the complete recipes she featured on today’s show, continue reading.

Watermelon- Mint Smoothie

See the recipe, here.

Watermelon Slush

Watermelon slush with Gray Whale Gin (Gray Whale Gin)

See the recipe, here.

Goodtaste TV airs Saturday and Sunday at 5:30 am on KPRC 2.

About the Author:

Beatriz is a producer for Houston life. She’s a dog mom who enjoys traveling and eating her way through new cities and cultures.