So hearing about fruit leather for the first time, my mind instantly wondered who sucked the fun out of some poor fruit. Seconds later I realized the fun was still in the fruit, but the moisture was gone. Fruit leather is basically dehydrated fruit done right. It's candy, its vegan, and most importantly its made just from fruit.

Watermelon Fruit Leather

  • Prep Time:15 mins
  • Cook Time:6 hrs
  • Total Time:6 hrs 15 mins
  • Servings:4
  • Medium


  • 10 cups diced watermelon
  • 1/2 cup sugar
watermelon, melon, sweet, vegetable, candy
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  • Step 1

    Mix diced watermelon with sugar.

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  • Step 2

    Purée sweetend watermelon.

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  • Step 3

    Drain water from the purée.

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  • Step 4

    Spread the mixture in a single layer onto parchment paper and bake for six hours at 170ºF.

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  • Step 5

    Unravel like your freshman life during midterms and enjoy.

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