Spicy Grilled Watermelon Recipe

Spicy Grilled Watermelon Recipe

Prep Time

5 minutes

Cook Time

4 minutes


6 people

Spicy Grilled Watermelon is the perfect treat to complement a summer day, its spicy, sweet, and juicy with a touch of smoky flavor!

If you’ve never grilled fruit, you don’t know what you’re missing, so give this Spicy Grilled Watermelon a try and prepare to be refreshed!

Want to see how it’s done? We have the video right here!


  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup juice from about 4 limes
  • 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon fresh cracked black pepper
  • 1 seedless watermelon, cut into 1-inch thick wedges
  • 1/2 cup cilantro


  • 1 In a small bowl, whisk together honey, lime juice, cayenne pepper, and salt.
  • 2 Brush each side of watermelon slices with spicy lime and honey mixture.
  • 3 Place watermelon on hot grill and cook until grill marks develop, about 2 minutes per side.
  • 4 Remove watermelon from the grill, sprinkle with cilantro, and serve.



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