Recipe Directions

1. Wash and peel watermelon. I used my soft fruit peeler.

2. Look at the melon and see which side will make the best looking brain:) I put the narrow oval looking side on top. Cut a small slice off the bottom so it is stable.

3. Using a very thin or sharp knife make the first cut down the middle. Widen the cut slightly by making another cut next to the first one at a slight angle about 1/8 inch away. This will allow you to remove a V-shaped sliver of melon and reveal the red um...flesh..underneath:)

4. Using a picture as a guide, continue to carve out slivers of melon in a brain-like pattern.

Step by step pictures on my blog here:

http://thehappyrawkitchen.blogspot.com/2009/10/raw-halloween4watermelon-...

More healthy raw Halloween recipes here:

http://thehappyrawkitchen.blogspot.com/2009/10/raw-halloween-recipes.html

Evergreen's Thoughts

A fun Halloween treat idea!

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hi alexa~thanks for the comment...most of the recipes are already here if you click the halloween tag:)

Hi Mikfizzle~this idea was in a Family Fun magazine a few years back...perfect for raw foodies!

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That has to be one of the most creative things I have ever seen!

http://lilearthmuffin.wordpress.com/

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You should definitely post the rest of the treats from your blog (if you weren't already planning on it.)

: )

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Watermelon Brain:)
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This is adorable! So many possibilities for this sort of thing.

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