Looking for a refreshing appetizer to serve at your next summer gathering? Look no further than watermelon!
This juicy fruit can be used in appetizers of all kinds, from simple slices or cubes to more complex recipes.
In this blog post, we will share twelve appetizers with watermelon that are perfect for any occasion.
We’ll also provide tips on how to best serve appetizers at your next party. So, let’s get started!
Appetizers are a great way to start any meal or party. They should be light and refreshing, and watermelon appetizers fit that bill perfectly.
Watermelon is not only tasty, but it’s also healthy! This fruit is packed with vitamins A and C, as well as antioxidants and lycopene.
When choosing a watermelon for your appetizers, you’ll want to look for one that is ripe but not too soft. The watermelon should be firm enough to slice or dice, but not so hard that it’s difficult to eat.
How to Serve Appetizers
When it comes to appetizers, one of the most important things to consider is how you will serve them. This is especially true if you are hosting a party or large gathering. There are a few different ways that you can serve appetizers, and each has its own set of benefits.
One option is to set up a buffet-style appetizer spread. This allows your guests to easily grab whatever they want and helps to avoid any potential lineups.
Another option is to have appetizers served by waitstaff. This can be a good option if you are worried about things getting too chaotic or if you want to ensure that everyone gets an equal opportunity to try each appetizer.
No matter which option you choose, there are a few things to keep in mind. Make sure that you have enough appetizers for everyone, and consider any dietary restrictions that your guests may have.
You should also think about how the appetizers will be served. For example, if you are using toothpicks or skewers, make sure to have plenty on hand.
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Appetizers with Watermelon
Now that you know a few things about appetizer etiquette, it's time to get started on your menu!
Watermelon is a great summer fruit that can be used in a variety of appetizers.
Here are twelve delicious appetizers that feature watermelon:
Watermelon Mozzarella & Balsamic Bites
When it comes to quick, make ahead, refreshing appetizers, look no further than this bite sized nibble!
These watermelon bites are unique and packed with flavor!
Watermelon Feta Salad Skewers are easy and refreshing.
These Watermelon Feta Skewers are an amazing mix of sweet and salty.
They are a perfect party appetizer for the summer months and whip up quickly and deliciously to serve friends and family.
Who doesn’t love a party on a stick!!
Take-Along Watermelon Skewers with Feta and Mint Pesto
Watermelon Beet Salad
Watermelon Beet Salad is a great summer recipe that is cool and refreshing.
This recipe is vegetarian using feta cheese.
Easy Greek Style Watermelon Feta Mint Salad Recipe
This Greek style salad features feta cheese, watermelon and mint.
This is a party favorite that always gets requested.
Best Ever Watermelon Feta Salad with Mango
This Watermelon & Mango Feta Salad is so easy to make and delicious.
Serve it without or without nuts.
Looking for a new, healthy summer salad? This Watermelon Salad is unique, easy and healthy!
Bursting with flavor from a mixture of cucumbers, red onion, mint and watermelon then tossed in a lime dressing and topped with feta cheese.
Kale, Watermelon and Feta Salad
This Kale, Watermelon Feta Salad is refreshing, super simple and packed full of all the good stuff.
With its sweet and salty combination, it's the perfect side dish for your next BBQ.
We are firm believers that salads never have to be boring. If you think they are, then you aren't making them right.
Grilled Watermelon Salad
Sweet, colorful, and fresh Grilled Watermelon Salad with feta and blueberries is ready in under 20 minutes and makes an easy side dish for hot summer days or every day.
Crabmeat Cocktail with Watermelon, Mango and Avocado
Watermelon and mango get combined with large lumps of Dungeness crabmeat and Avocado in this unique starter salad.
5 Ingredient Watermelon Salsa
5 Ingredient Watermelon Salsa is a simple summer salsa using fresh watermelon, cucumber, red onion, cilantro and lime juice to create the perfect snack with chips or addition to grilled chicken or fish.
Your guests will love this one!
Refreshing and light watermelon gazpacho is a perfect vegan and raw summer soup.
This easy recipe only takes 15 minutes to make!
Watermelon appetizers are the perfect way to cool down during summer gatherings. What’s your favorite watermelon appetizer?
Let us know in the comments below and be sure to share this blog post with your friends!