And you probably liked it.
Which is handy, because the super Instagrammable fruit is showing up everywhere in London this summer – from the new watermelon salads at the Real Greek (hello, halloumi) to the pickled watermelon rinds that come with the steaks at Billy & Jack's Southbank pop-up. And let's not forget the in-between-courses watermelon at Forza Win's pop-up panini store Ragazzi in Mayfair (rumour has it each watermelon comes from the same family-run farm in northern Italy and oh my goodness, you can totally tell).
But what if you want to make a watermelon salad at home? We've rounded up some of our favourite recipes for you to try out.