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Watermelon And Blackberries With Lemon Syrup

Photo: Oxmoor House
Prep time 10 mins
Chill time 30 mins
Yield 5 servings (serving size: 1 cup)
Good health doesn't get any simpler than this four-ingredient melon and berry salad dessert.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon rind
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 4 cups seeded watermelon balls
  • 2 cups fresh blackberries

Nutrition Information

  • calories 108
  • fat 0.7 g
  • satfat 0.1 g
  • protein 1.2 g
  • carbohydrate 26.4 g
  • fiber 3.7 g
  • cholesterol 0 mg
  • iron 0.5 mg
  • sodium 3 mg
  • calcium 29 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a small saucepan; stir well. Bring mixture to a boil over medium-high heat; cook 45 seconds or until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat; cover and chill 30 minutes.

  2. Combine watermelon and blackberries in a large bowl; add lemon syrup, and toss gently.

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