Do you love watermelon? If yes, then you will definitely love these watermelon dessert recipes which you can try anytime for the upcoming summer! Watermelon is a very nutritious fruit and if you love the sweet watery flavor of this fruit, then you have a lot of options to have this fruit in different forms of desserts.
Having fruits is good for health but you will not like to have it all in the same way repeatedly so what you can do is try some varieties to have these fruits. For example, you can have them as cakes, cupcakes, ice creams, popsicles, swiss rolls, truffles, cookies, smoothies and what not. You can choose any of the type and make them for yourself or any parties at your place.
To make a batch of cupcakes will need 1 cup unsalted butter, 2 cups sugar, 3 eggs, 3 ½ cups flour, 1 dram watermelon flavoring oil, 1 tsp baking soda, ½ tsp baking powder, ½ tsp salt, food coloring and sour cream. You will need food colorings for the frosting along with confectioner sugar, lemon juice, milk, watermelon flavoring oil and unsalted butter.
Make the cupcakes by mixing all the ingredients and placing the batter in a cupcake pan. Place the tray into the preheated oven at 350 degrees. Similarly, make the frosting by stirring everything which will give you smooth and fluffy texture. Add the colorings as required and use the required pipe to apply the frosting on top of the cupcake. Get the best watermelon dessert you could ever have at home!
You can make cakes with in the same way just by adjusting the amount of the ingredients. You will need more frosting to make a cake. You can use the food coloring to keep the inner portion in red and the frosting can be made in green to represent the outer shell of watermelon. Adding chocolate chips on top can represent the seeds of this fruit.
Truffles or pops can be made in the way you make regular truffles. You just have to add colors if you want to keep the inner side in red. Or you can keep it with chocolate flavor but coat the outer portion with green candy melt and drizzles chocolate in light green to make it look like real watermelons.
Watermelon krispies can be made for your kid’s breakfast. They will love the colors and the shape and this will make them eat this healthy treat with taste. You will need a baking tray, krispies and food coloring to make some of these. Just apply the required colored by pouring krispies in the baking pan. Add chocolate chips on top at the end.
For summer, nothing will beat some watermelon popsicles. You will need watermelon juice and Popsicle maker. Pour the juice into it and refrigerate it to get fresh and yummy watermelon popsicles! You can add chocolate chips or any juice in green color on top of the frozen watermelon juice to give it the texture of a piece of watermelon.
Love cookies? Why not make some in the shape of watermelon? Make the required amount of cookies in pizza shapes and then add the icing. Start with the pink or red for the inner portion followed by adding a white line on the side and green line to finish it. Add sprinkles if you want to have some.
Macarons are one of the best ways to have your dessert and in this one, you have watermelon flavor! Make the macaron in pink color followed by adding the ganache in green or do the alternate if you want and you can have watermelon flavored macarons to eat at your home!