Watermelon with rosewater syrup

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Serve this over vanilla ice-cream, chilled labne or pannacotta.

Watermelon with rosewater syrup
Photo: Marina Oliphant

Ingredients

  • 150g sugar
  • 150ml water
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 8 cardamom pods, cracked
  • Juice of 1/2 lime or lemon
  • 1 tsp rosewater
  • Watermelon
  • Vanilla ice-cream, to serve

Method

Combine the sugar, water and spices in a pot and bring to the boil. Simmer for a few minutes to allow the flavours to infuse then cool completely before adding the lime juice and rosewater.

To serve 

Cut watermelon into cubes or wedges, pour over the syrup and serve with ice-cream, labne or pannacotta.

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