Last Minute Cocktails for National Watermelon Day

Thursday 03rd, August 2017 / 15:43 Written by
Last Minute Cocktails for National Watermelon Day

Last Minute Cocktails with Zero-calorie Sparkling Ice Should be a Must

For this holiday or for summer entertaining in general these easy to make last minute cocktails are so refreshing to have on hand.

Watermelon Ball Margarita

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1.5 oz of tequila

1 lime (halved, one half cut in two wedges)

0.5 oz on Conintreau

1 oz of Sparking Ice Strawberry Watermelon

How to make watermelon shot glasses:

Scoop our watermelon balls with ice cream scooper. Cut slice on bottom to make flat. Use melon baller to scoop out insides.


Add one scoop of watermelon to shaker using melon baller. Add lime wedges and Conintreau. Muddle together. Add tequila, juice from one-half lime, and ice. Shake and strain into measuring cup. Add Sparking Ice Strawberry Watermelon. Pour into Watermelon Shot glass.


Sparkling Watermelon Vodka Lemonade

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3 cups seedless watermelon pieces

3 lemons, juiced

½ cup vodka

¼ cup fresh mint

2 cups Sparkling Ice Classic Lemonade


In a blender, puree the watermelon and lemon juice, strain through a sieve into a drink pitcher. Add mint, vodka, and Sparkling Ice Classic Lemonade- then stir. Serve over ice and garnish with fresh mint.


Strawberry Watermelon Refresher

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3 oz.  Sparking Ice Strawberry Watermelon

1.5 oz. Vodka

½ oz. Peach Schnapps

Watermelon slices and strawberries for garnish


Pour vodka and peach schnapps, then Sparking Ice Strawberry Watermelon over ice.  Stir gently to mix. Garnish with watermelon slices and strawberries.


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