This watermelon summer cocktail is perfect for lounging by the pool!
- step-by-step directions
- 2 cups watermelon (diced)
- 4 ounces vodka
- 2 ounces mint simple syrup
- 1 lime (juiced)
Mint Simple Syrup
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup water
- 1 small bunch mint
- 4 mint leaves
- 2 lime wheels
- In a blender, add watermelon cubes, blend until pureed and strain.
- In a pitcher or a large cocktail shaker, add watermelon puree, vodka, mint simple syrup and juice of 1 lime. Stir to combine.
- Fill 2 glasses with ice. Garnish with mint, and lime wheels. Serve and enjoy!
- Mint Simple Syrup: place sugar, water and mint in a small pot. Simmer on medium high until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and steep until cooled. Strain.
- Tip: keep the mint simple syrup on hand for your summer drinks, such as lemonade and iced tea!
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