Watermelon Southwest Salsa Bowl

Jun 20 2012 in Watermelon by fruitcarving

Watermelon Southwest Salsa Bowl

Watermelon Southwest Salsa Bowl

This beautiful carved watermelon southwest salsa bowl will heat up the best of dinner parties. The flame design carving is a great idea for mexican themed party food.

Materials

1 seedless watermelon – round
1 green dry erase marker pen
Utility knife or carving knife
Fire & Ice Salsa
For garnish: chips, jalapenos, cilantro and lime

Watermelon Southwest Salsa Bowl

Watermelon Southwest Salsa Bowl

Instructions

  1.     Take a round watermelon, preferable seedless.
  2.     Rinse under cool water and thoroughly dry.
  3.     Mark the flame design using your erasable marker pen about 1/3rd of the way down.
  4.     Carefully use a small utility knife to cut out the design and remove the top section.
  5.     Use a large spoon or ice cream scoop to hollow out the watermelon.
  6.     Using some of the rind from the top section that we removed, draw and cut out a lizard shape.
  7.     Take your preferred salsa and fill the bowl.
  8.     Take chips, jalapenos, cilantro, and lime to garnish.