Summers are already here with the sun shining bright and longer days. There is a killer to this unbearable heat and that is watermelon.

We all love watermelon, don’t we? It is 92% water so naturally, it keeps us hydrated. It also prevents inflammation and ensures the health of our eyes, protects our skin from sunburn and helps in digestion.


Other than watermelon there is one more thing that soothes us in the summers. It is none other popsicles. Our love for popsicles is overwhelming to the point of obsession.

Popsicles are prone to give itchy and sore throats due to a lot of artificial flavors and preservatives. Which is sad because then we can’t really have all those yummy ice lollies.


How about having a little salty watermelon popsicle in the scorching weather? It is healthy and no artificial ingredient is used. Well for that you’ll need the following:


Watermelon pieces

Seedless watermelon pieces 5 cups

Lime juice ¾ cup

Sugar ½ cup

Sugar cubes

Limes 3 or 4

Coarse salt


Paper cups

Paper cups 7 or 8

Short popsicle sticks 7 or 8

A blender


A mesh sieve

A knife


Put all the ingredients in a blender and blend until it is smooth.

Make sure the sugar is dissolved.

Watermelon in a blender
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Strain the mixture through a mesh sieve to get rid of the pulp.

The popsicle mixture is ready.

Now cut three slices from the middle section of each lime.

Insert popsicle sticks through a center of each lime slice.

Popsicle sticks with lime
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Divide the mixture into the paper cups equally.

Top it with lime popsicle sticks.

Freeze it overnight.

Watermelon popsicles
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Enjoy the amazing salty watermelon popsicles the next day. If you like it then you might also like homemade Naans.