Watermelon Basket

You'll never consider another fruit salad again once you've had this watermelon basket stuffed with colorful fruit like berries, kiwi and more.


  • 1 small watermelon
  • 2 kiwis
  • 1 dragon fruit
  • Handful of blueberries
  • Lemon jelly:
  • 6 3/4 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons powdered gelatin, dissolved water according to package directions
  • Sparkling water, as needed


  1. Cut the watermelon into a basket shape, then use a melon baller to hollow out the inside. Reserve.
  2. Slice the dragon fruit and kiwis in half. Use a melon baller to scoop out balls of fruit, and set aside in a bowl.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine the lemon juice and dissolved gelatin. Pour into a round mold, then refrigerate until set.
  4. Place the balled fruits, lemon juice balls and blueberries in the hollowed out watermelon shell. Top with sparkling water. Garnish with mint, and enjoy!