Jugo de Patilla

Watermelon Juice

Preparation info

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Appears in

Secrets of Colombian Cooking

Secrets of Colombian Cooking

By Patricia McCausland-Gallo

Published 2004

  • About

Many people enjoy eating watermelon at the beach. Try the juice; it will make you want to buy them all year round.


  • 3 to 4 pounds watermelon pieces, rind included (about 3 cups)
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons lime juice


  1. Remove all the seeds and rind from the watermelon pieces.
  2. Place the watermelon, ice, sugar, and lime juice in a blender and puree to a smooth consistency, about 20 to 30 seconds.
  3. Serve immediately.