Watermelon-Limeade Slushie

Nothing beats the summer heat like a cold slushie. We love the combination of summer watermelon with frsh lime juice.

Yield:

4 Servings

Nutritional Information

Calories 159
Fat 1 g
Satfat 0 g
Protein 1 g
Carbohydrate 40 g
Fiber 1 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 4 mg

Ingredients

1 quart seeded watermelon chunks
1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup fresh lime juice (5 to 6 limes)

Preparation

Line a large rimmed baking sheet with wax paper. Spread out 1 quart seeded watermelon chunks and freeze for 2 hours or freeze overnight. (If freezing overnight, put chunks in a large plastic bag first.)

In a small saucepan, cook 1/2 cup sugar and 1/4 cup cold water over medium heat, stirring, until sugar is melted. Stir in another 1/4 cup cold water, let cool, then stir in 3/4 cup fresh lime juice (5 to 6 limes).

Blend melon and lime mixture in 2 batches. Pour into glasses. Garnish with melon or lime wedges.

Note:

August 2006