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Watermelon Cocktail


  • Author: Sonja Overhiser
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 drink 1x
  • Diet: Vegan

Description

This watermelon cocktail is vibrant and refreshing, featuring sweet watermelon, lemon, mint, and gin. Don’t forget the watermelon wedge garnish!


Ingredients

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  • 1/2 cup chopped watermelon
  • 2 large mint leaves
  • 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) vodka
  • 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) Cointreau
  • 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup, optional
  • For the garnish: small watermelon wedge

Instructions

  1. Add the watermelon and mint to a cocktail shaker. Muddle (gently mash) them with a cocktail muddler or wooden spoon to release the juices. 
  2. Add the vodka, Cointreau, lime juice and simple syrup (if using). Fill with ice and shake until cold.
  3. Strain the drink into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a small watermelon wedge, if desired.
  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Blended
  • Cuisine: Cocktails

Keywords: Watermelon Drink Ideas, Watermelon Drinks, Watermelon Drink Recipes