Watermelon Cocktail
Recipe type: Drinks
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Serves: 4 drinks
  • 4 cups cubed watermelon (or 2 cups strained watermelon juice)
  • 2 shots white rum
  • juice from 1/2 a lime
  • 1/2 tablespoon white sugar
  • 1 liter seltzer water/club soda
  • sprig of mint to garnish
  1. Add cubed watermelon to a blender and blend on low until no large pieces remain. Strain juice and discard pulp.
  2. Add rum, lime juice and sugar to the watermelon juice and stir to mix completely.
  3. Top off with seltzer water and serve over ice with mint to garnish.
Do not skip the straining step. You could blend with mint as well to infuse the watermelon juice with a mint flavor.

You can also omit the alcohol for a virgin watermelon cocktail!
Recipe by 24 Carrot Life at https://24carrotlife.com/2015/07/21/watermelon-cocktail/