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Watermelon Margarita Recipe

  • Author: Shawn Williams
  • Prep Time: 10
  • Total Time: 10
  • Yield: 1 1x
  • Category: Cocktail
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

My watermelon margarita is FRESH and refreshing. Made with homemade watermelon juice, fresh lime juice, tequila, triple sec, and simple sugar, it’s literally summer in a glass.


Ingredients

Scale

Watermelon juice

  • 1 packed cup of chopped seedless watermelon, fully blended until liquid (makes about 6 ounces)

Watermelon margarita

  • 2.5 ounces watermelon juice
  • 2 ounces blanco tequila
  • 3/4 ounces fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce triple sec

Instructions

  1. For the salted rim, take a lime wedge and coat the rim of a margarita glass or double old fashioned glass. Dip in margarita salt, rotating until coated.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with a cup of ice. Shake vigorously and pour straight into a chilled glass with the (now crushed) ice from the shaker. Garnish with a watermelon wedge.

Notes

You can make this spicy by adding jalapeno slices or a dash of tabasco. One of my fav touches.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 (no salt rim)
  • Calories: 241
  • Sugar: 24.2g
  • Sodium: 16mg
  • Fat: 0g
  • Saturated Fat: 0g
  • Carbohydrates: 33.2g
  • Fiber: 1.1g
  • Protein: .06g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg

Keywords: watermelon margarita

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