Watermelon Ice Cream

Louisiana Watermelon Festival Recipe 1 cup evaporated milk1/2 cup sugar1 can sweetened condensed milk2 lbs watermelon (about 2 cups puree)1/4 cup lemon juice 3 egg whitesRed food coloring Combine the evaporated milk and sugar in a saucepan and cook over low heat until sugar is dissolved. Remove from fire and add the condensed milk, watermelon … Continue reading Watermelon Ice Cream

Watermelon Honey

Louisiana Watermelon Festival Recipe 10 lbs of chopped melon rind2 lemons2 quarts cold water1/4 lb preserved ginger root10 lbs sugar Pare watermelon and discard rind and all pink portion. Grind white portion through food chopper (course blade). Combine watermelon and water. Cook slowly until melon is clear. Add sugar, sliced lemon and ginger cut in … Continue reading Watermelon Honey

Watermelon Super Salad

Louisiana Watermelon Festival Recipe 1 package vanilla instant pudding mix1 1/4 cups milk 1/2 cup watermelon juice1 cup whipped topping6 cups watermelon balls Mix pudding with milk and juice. Fold in whipped topping. Layer watermelon and pudding mixture. Garnish with watermelon balls and mint.

Summer Salad

Louisiana Watermelon Festival Recipe 1/2 cup mandarin orange slices1/2 cup watermelon cubes1/2 cup cantaloupe cubes1/2 cup white grapes1/2 cup pineapple chunks1/2 cup frozen orange juice Combine fruits and toss with orange juice. Chill and serve.

Watermelon Mousse

Louisiana Watermelon Festival Recipe 2 1/2 cups cubed and seeded watermelon1 envelope unflavored gelatin1 cup sugar1 tbsp lemon or lime juice1 cup heavy creamLemon or lime slices and melon balls for garnish Puree watermelon in food processor or electric blender or by mashing through a course sieve. Measure 2 1/4 cups puree. Soften gelatin in … Continue reading Watermelon Mousse