We've tested a lot of pops over the years, and this one is the most refreshing of the bunch. It tastes like pure summer.

Source: Midwest Living

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Recipe Summary

hands-on:
15 mins
total:
15 mins plus overnight freeze
Servings:
8
Max Servings:
10
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place sugar and water in a blender and let stand for about 5 minutes, to soften sugar.

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  • Add watermelon and lemon juice to blender. Blend until smooth. Pass the mixture through a fine-mesh strainer, gently pressing pulp with the back of a spoon to squeeze out liquid. Divide mixture among 8 to 10 3-ounce pop molds. Insert sticks and freeze overnight.

Prep note

If you don’t have molds, pour the mixture into 3-ounce paper cups, cover them with heavy-duty foil (or a double layer of foil), then insert wooden sticks and freeze. Tear off the paper and foil, then slurp away.

Nutrition Facts

53 calories; total fatg; saturated fatg; polyunsaturated fatg; monounsaturated fatg; cholesterolmg; sodium 1mg; potassium 80mg; carbohydrates 14g; fiberg; sugar 12g; proteing; trans fatty acidg; vitamin a 325IU; vitamin c 11mg; thiaminmg; riboflavinmg; niacin equivalentsmg; vitamin b6mg; folate 5mcg; vitamin b12mcg; calcium 5mg; ironmg.

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