Servings: Serves 4
- 1 1/2 pounds sliced seedless watermelon , rind removed
- Zest of 1 lemon
- 3/4 cup fresh lemon juice
- 1/2 cup mild honey (such as orange blossom)
- 1 lemon , thinly sliced, for garnish
In the bowl of a food processor, place watermelon and process until very smooth. Strain through a coarse sieve set over a bowl, stirring to push through any pulp. Pour juice into a large pitcher. Add lemon zest.
In a bowl, whisk lemon juice and honey until honey dissolves; stir into watermelon juice. Stir in 1 1/2 cups cold water; cover and refrigerate until very cold. Serve over ice and garnish with lemon slices.