Salpicón (Fruit Beverage)

Assorted tropical fruits and freshly puréed watermelon juice come together to create this unique and refreshing Colombian beverage.

Serves: 4Prep: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1 1⁄2 cups seedless watermelon cubes
  • 1 cup papaya cubes
  • 1⁄2 cup water
  • Honey, to taste, optional
  • 6 cups assorted fresh fruit (such as papaya, watermelon, bananas and mango), diced
  • Vanilla ice cream, optional
  • Condensed milk, optional


  • In blender, combine watermelon, papaya, water and honey; purée until smooth.
  • In large bowl combine diced fruit and juice.
  • To serve, evenly divide among glasses. If desired, top with ice cream and a drizzle of condensed milk.