Recipes

Watermelon Margarita

Hey you all I am back with an awesome adult beverage that I would love to share with you all. Since spring and summer is approaching what better fruit to use than watermelon. We definitely love watermelon around here. It is a nice cool bright treat to eat during these seasons.

I thought margaritas are always the go to drink,  what about watermelon margaritas? Love it. So I started gathering some ideas and would love to share my recipe with you all!

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Simple Syrup:

  1. 1 Cup of Sugar
  2. 1 Cup of Water
  3. 2-3 peels of lime skin

Chili Salt:

  1. 1 tsp sea salt
  2. 1 tsp Tajin
  3. 1/2 tsp sugar

Watermelon Margarita:

  1. 1 1/2 Cup of Watermelon juice- I got the juice from 3 cups of blended frozen watermelon, this is up to you if you choose to freeze the watermelon.
  2. 2 tbsp lime juice
  3. 2 tsp simple syrup
  4. 2 tbsp orange juice
  5. 4 tbsp TEQUILA (silver)
  6. lime wedges and watermelon wedges for garnish

Recipe:

SERVINGS: 2 (8) ounce glasses

  1. Gather all your ingredients for the simple syrup and add to a pot and put it on medium heat. Stirring occasionally until the sugar melts. Once it has all melted set aside to cool.
  2. Add your watermelon to a blender and blend it until it is smoothie like. Drain the juice and use a cheesecloth to gather the rest of your juice.
  3. Gather your watermelon juice add your simple syrup, lime juice, orange juice, and TEQUILA.
  4. Shake so that all your ingredients are mixed. Set aside.
  5. Add your sea salt, tajin, & sugar together and mix together and place on a plate. Use a lime wedge to cover the moisten the rim of your chosen glass and dip the rim in the mixture to cast it.
  6. You may add your ice cubes and then pour your already made watermelon mixture over top and add your lime or watermelon wedge.
  7. You may also make this a frozen margarita and blend with ice if you prefer.
  8. Now you may ENOY!

I hope you all enjoyed this post and will give it a try. Tell me what are some of your favorite drink choices?

stephanie-sig

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Watermelon Margarita

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