One of my favorite things about the summer is the abundance of juicy watermelon.
It’s refreshing and cool, perfect for the warm summer weather.
A great way to use that abundance of those big, juicy watermelons…why in a cocktail of course!
Whether you are hosting a summer barbecue, pool party or hosting just a few friends for the afternoon, this Watermelon Vodka Limeade is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
Watermelon Vodka Limeade Recipe
One of my favorite things about the summer is the abundance of juicy watermelon. It’s refreshing and cool, perfect for the warm summer weather. A great way to use that abundance…
- chunked seedless watermelon: 8 cups
- freshly squeezed lime juice (about 3 limes): ½ cup
- sugar: 2 tablespoons
- vodka: ¾ cup
- fresh mint sprigs and cut watermelon triangles (garnish): 2
Step 1. Working in batches, puree in a blender watermelon, lime juice and sugar until smooth.
Step 2. Transfer watermelon puree into a pitcher and stir in vodka. Cover and chill until ready to serve.
Step 3. When ready to serve, re-stir watermelon drink mixture and pour over tumblers filled with ice
Step 4. Garnish each tumbler with watermelon triangles and sprigs of fresh mint.