Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles

This summer, cool down with nostalgia inducing popsicles. Fresh and tangy watermelon lemonade mingles perfectly with everyone’s favorite childhood candy – Nerds.

Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles // Twin Stripe Blog

It’s POPSICLE WEEK! Hooray! Last year I made strawberry lemon rosé pops and this year I’m mixing it up with watermelon lemonade Nerd popsicles. These pops start with fresh watermelon lemonade (if you have extra, enjoy with a splash of gin!) and then finish with everyone’s favorite childhood treat, Nerds! They are tangy and refreshing on a hot day. Click through to mix up your own!

Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles // Twin Stripe Blog

Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles

Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles

Ingredients

  • 4 cups cubed watermelon
  • 1/2 cup simple syrup
  • 1/2 - 3/4 cup lemon juice
  • 4 cups cold water
  • 1 movie theatre box of Nerds candy

Instructions

  1. Puree watermelon in a blender until it smooth. Strain through a mesh sieve so you only have watermelon juice.
  2. Combine watermelon juice, simple syrup, lemon juice and water. Stir until combined.
  3. Pour watermelon lemonade into popsicle molds. Freeze for 1-2 hours.
  4. Remove from freezer and insert popsicle sticks and place 1-2 tsp of Nerds candy at the top of the mold.
  5. Enjoy!
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Watermelon Lemonade Nerd Popsicles // Twin Stripe Blog

Now how good do those sound? If they aren’t your thing, head over to Wit & Vinegar’s POPSICLE WEEK roundup to find even more tasty pops!

A huge thanks to Billy over at Wit & Vinegar who is the genius behind popsicle week. This year you will be able to find more delicious popsicles like Sprouted Root’s White Chocolate Bail Pop, No Spoon Necessary’s Raspberry Gin Fizz Popsicle and Don’t Push Meow’s Tiny Cherry Vanilla Pie Popsicle. That’s a lot of summer fun!

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Katie is the voice behind lifestyle blog, Twin Stripe. Her blog is dedicated to helping readers create a bright and modern lifestyle that doesn’t cost a ton. Twin Stripe features easy DIY projects, tasty recipes, entertaining ideas, style tips, home decorating inspiration and more. Katie lives in Greensboro, N.C. with her fabulous husband, Chad, and adorable pup, Hobbes. She spends her spare time decorating their 1950s bungalow and throwing festive parties. Katie believes you can never have too much glassware or glitter!

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