Don’t buy the cheapest gin you can find. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. My recipes are never fussy and always exciting ~ there are 1600 and counting on the blog. That watermelon gin rickey looks pretty darn good too! Shake for 30 seconds. Here are a few variations on this watermelon cocktail using vodka instead of gin: Want more with watermelon?
We’ve got lots of great classic gin cocktails to try: Sonja Overhiser is author of Pretty Simple Cooking, named one of the best healthy cookbooks of 2018.
x. Hi Sue – Your blog is BEAUTIFUL and that gin rickey looks pretty good too. Prep. Garnish with fresh cucumber slices and mint sprigs.
Add ice and shake. Make your watermelon juice up to 3 days in advance.
I’ve gone a step further and added fresh watermelon juice and a couple of crushed coriander seeds.
The recipes have been well tested and will work for you and your family every time! Alex Overhiser is an acclaimed food photographer and author based in Indianapolis. Add mint leaves, cucumber, and simple syrup to a cocktail shaker. Thankyou, will definitely be making this again :).
Nice on a 90 degree day that I’m getting pretty tired of, BTW. Make Watermelon Juice: To a blender add cubed watermelon. Top each with 1 1/2 ounces gin, 2 tablespoons lime juice and 1/3 cup ginger ale. Let us know what you think in the comments! Gorgeous new site design! Here are our 5 favourite refreshing, thirst-quenching watermelon gin cocktails. It has a delicious delicate sweet flavour, and the sweetness of the watermelon is balanced perfectly to create a juicy and refreshing pink gin.
I chose watermelon because it’s the very definition of refreshing.
Enjoy mixed with Lemonade for a sweet and fruity easy gin cocktail, or mixed with sparkling tonic water for a fruity twist on the classic Gin and Tonic serve. Strain watermelon through a sieve or a fine strainer into a pitcher; discard solids.
Roku Gin . The watermelon cucumber cooler recipe was created for Aviation Gin and it may be the only gin that could pull this drink off with such perfection.
Garnish with mint and a watermelon spear.
Strain into a mason jar with crushed ice and top up with lemonade. Prepare the watermelon juice. (Here’s more on. I am a recipe developer, matcha addict and lover of all things delicious, green and any & all puns. Put on the top and shake away! I have everything to make myself this cocktail!
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Subscribe for free weekly recipes & more! https://www.thespruceeats.com/tasty-watermelon-cocktail-recipes-4156892 I highly suggest you make it using standard drink proportions - 1.5oz of gin to 3oz of tonic water...or 2oz gin to 4oz tonic. The great thing about naturally sweetened drinks is that they taste vibrant and natural. To get you fired up about good food!
I liked the fresh flavor from the watermelon, but it was very subtle. Stir.
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Blend until pureed, then pour through a strainer to get rid of the pulp. Cocktail shakers are inexpensive and absolutely worth snagging if you find yourself making lots of cocktails. Don't forget sugar for the rim! Garnish with basil and watermelon.
You’ll need about 4 cups of juice. It ultimately boils down to gin and lime juice as its base, add seltzer and you get a Gin Fizz. Your blog looks bea,utiful! It’s ultra refreshing, and that little watermelon wedge garnish? This cocktail sounds incredible….and now I must root around a bit more….everything sounds + looks delicious. It is more of a floral and citrus gin, with juniper hanging out lightly in the background, and that is an ideal foundation for the watermelon-cucumber combo. 9 of 14 Add watermelon juice, lemon, honey, and gin to a cocktail shaker.