Refreshing Watermelon Frozen Slushy

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Mirj2338

It's not a shake and it's not a smoothy. It's got an amazing taste, and it's my latest addiction!

Top Review by Geema

I want to review this twice so that maybe I could give you 10 stars. I will never eat watermelon again......just drink it in this recipe! I made it for my DIL as a treat when she came over yesterday. She isn't eating sugar right now and I used Splenda, which worked just fine. Because I didn't need to dissolve the sugar, I wish I hadn't used the 1/2 cup of water because it did seem a little thinner that I would have liked. I can't wait to make it again and already am planning a trip to the store for more melon. Thank you soooooooo much Mirj!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 12 cup sugar
  • 12 cup water
  • 3 cups cubed watermelon (without seeds) or 3 cups other melon
  • 1 12 cups ice cubes
  • 12 lemon, juice of, plus grated rind
  • 1 cup cooled strong-brewed tea, from a cherry or almond tea bag (you can try other flavors, too)

Directions

  1. Heat the sugar and water, stirring constantly, until the sugar melts.
  2. Set aside to cool.
  3. Put all the remaining ingredients, including the dissolved sugar syrup, in a blender and blend just long enough to achieve that icy-mush quality.
  4. Serve immediately, in tall frosty glasses.

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