About Icebox Watermelons
Icebox watermelons weigh between 5-15 lbs. Nicknamed Icebox for their smaller size and ability to fit in iceboxes. These watermelons are easy to travel with and have an exceptional sweet flesh.
How to Select
Choose symmetrical watermelons with dried stems and yellowish undersides, heavy for size.
How to Store
Store whole watermelons at room temperature. Refrigerate cut watermelons in airtight container for use within 5 days.
Watermelons are fat free, saturated fat free, sodium free, cholesterol free, high in vitamin A, and high in vitamin C.
Servings: 4 Preparation Time: 10 Min Calories/Serving: 170
- 6 cups watermelon
- 2 medium apples
- 1 medium onion
- 1/2cup green bell pepper
- 1tsp dried basil
- 1/2tsp salt
- 1/4tsp black pepper
- 1/4tsp chili powder
- 1tbsp cider vinegar
- In a blender, puree the watermelon until smooth; pour into a large bowl
- Stir in the remaining ingredients, cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours or until well chilled