December 05, 2016 2 min read

Feeling the summer heat this month?

We’ve included the best summer treats great for the whole family!

To make your own icy watermelon mint popsicles, you’ll want to have fresh seedless watermelon on hand, along with fresh mint, salt, a little sugar, popsicle sticks, and a container for freezing the pops. As for containers, note that a variety of regular kitchen items will do the trick, so you don’t have to buy a special kit: muffin tins, Dixie cups, tall parfait glasses or ice cube trays. And really, it doesn’t matter what the popsicles look like, as long as they taste good and cool you down during the summer’s warm months!

Watermelon Mint Popsicle Recipe

5 cups cubed seedless watermelon
1 tbsp. fresh mint leaves, chopped
1 tbsp. freshly squeezed lime juice (about ½ lime)
optional: 1 tbsp. raw honey

  1. Add the cubed watermelon to the blender, followed by chopped fresh mint and lime juice. (If your watermelon isn’t too sweet or you just want to add a little extra sweetness, you could add a tablespoon of raw honey as well, but it’s optional.)
  2. Blend until well pureed.
  3. To remove the bits of watermelon and mint leaves, press the blended mixture through fine mesh sieve or cheesecloth. This will leave you with a smooth, watermelon liquid mixture.
  4. Pour the liquid into the popsicle molds and freeze for an hour in order to solidify enough to add popsicle sticks, then freeze another 3-5 hours to set.

Simply made with fresh organic pineapple, sugar, water, and a squeeze of lemon, this bright and sweet sorbet can be easily made with the help of a handy food processor or blender, and as long as the sorbet gets a good chill time in the freezer, no ice cream maker is required. Serving your cool treat in the actual pineapple is a wonderful presentation.

Pineapple Sorbet

½ Pineapple (about 2 cups)
4 to 8 Tablespoons of Sugar (the more ripe your pineapple is, the less sugar you will need)
½ Cup of Water
small squeeze of fresh lemon slice (optional)

·  Cut up ½ fresh Pineapple into cubes and place in a quality food processor or blender. Add the sugar, lemon juice, water and blend until smooth. Pour mixture into a covered freezer safe container and freeze for at least 1-2 hours.

·  Remove the mixture from the freezer. At this point if you have an ice cream maker begin using it now and follow manufacturers instructions.

·  Don’t worry, if you don’t have an ice cream maker then pour the Pineapple Sorbet back into blender or food processor and blend until smooth. Once that is done, spoon the sorbet into the final container you wish to freeze it in. Put back into freezer for 5 hours.

What are some of your fav treats for the family this summer?

Also in Blog

Diamond Geo T Back Tankini Top and Black High Waisted Pant
The Best Aqua Aerobics Swimwear | Chlorine Resistant Sizes 10-22

September 23, 2020 2 min read

Active women, get excited! We have the perfect aqua aerobics swimwear for you. Shop Capriosca Swimwear online or come in store to find the ultimate chlorine resistant swimsuit for aqua aerobics. Our collection of swimsuits for water aerobics include one pieces, tankinis, swim dresses and rash vests.
Read More
Luxe Sport Red Chlorine Resistant Mesh Tank One Piece
Where to Buy The Best Chlorine Resistant Swimwear in Australia?

September 16, 2020 2 min read

Capriosca Swimwear makes shopping for chlorine resistant swimwear in Australia a breeze. Our extensive range of ladies chlorine resistant swimwear together with our generous returns policy and express shipping, make Capriosca the ultimate destination for pool friendly swimsuits. 
Read More
Turquoise Honey Comb Tankini Top and High Waisted Pant
Where to Buy Tankini Swimwear in Australia?

September 09, 2020 2 min read

Are you looking to buy tankini swimwear in Australia? Capriosca Swimwear makes it easy for you to shop either online or in store. Whether you like to shop from home or you need to try before you buy, we can help you buy a tankini in Australia. We also ship internationally for those abroad. 
Read More

Subscribe & SAVE

Size guide

AUS 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30
USA 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26
CANADA 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28
UK 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30
EUR 34 36 38 40 42 44 46 48 50 52 54 56

Size guide

8 4 6 8 34
10 6 8 10 36
12 8 10 12 38
14 10 12 14 40
16 12 14 16 42
18 14 16 18 44
20 16 18 20 46
22 18 20 22 48
24 20 22 24 50
26 22 24 26 52
28 24 26 28 54
30 26 28 30 56
Be the first to know about exclusive offers and new styles