Spice Market Celebrating National Watermelon Day With Menu Specials

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Next Friday, August 3 is another national (insert food item) day. This time: watermelons.

Spice Market will be celebrating the occasion with two dishes that will be added as specials on the menu. Executive Chef Anthony Ricco will be serving watermelon gazpacho ($8.50), and bringing back an old dessert favorite -- chocolate covered watermelon slices ($8).

The gazpacho is a Thai-inspired ice-cold soup incorporating watermelon, Thai chilies, tomatoes, cucumber, and red wine vinegar. It's garnished with yellow watermelon, cherry tomatoes, red bell pepper and Thai basil.

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The chocolate watermelon slices are juicy pieces of ripe watermelon with a milk chocolate hardshell and dusted with crushed spiced almonds.

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Location Info

Spice Market

403 W. 13th St., New York, NY

Category: Restaurant

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