The Firecracker - Watermelon, Lime and Cucumber Cocktail

Preparation 5 min
Cook Time 1 min
Total Time 0:06
Serves 2     adjust servings

Ingredients

  • 4 oz Prairie Cucumber Vodka
  • 4 (1-inch) cubes of seedless watermelon
  • 2 limes, diced
  • 2 oz simple syrup (Boil 1/4 cup water and sugar just until sugar dissolves. Add 1/4 cup ice to cool - refrigerate leftovers)

To Garnish

  • Lime Rim (equal amounts salt and sugar combined with some fresh grated lime)
  • 2 Watermelon Slices
  • 2 cucumber slices
  • 2 small mint sprigs

Instructions

  1. Combine vodka, watermelon and lime in a cocktail shaker. Muddle all ingredients well. Add simple syrup, fill with ice, cover and shake until ice cold.
  2. Rim the glasses with a cut lime and dip in the lime rim mixture.
  3. Fill the glasses with ice and pour the ingredients from the shaker into the glasses.
  4. Garnish with a watermelon slice, a cucumber slice and a mint sprig.

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Recipe Notes

No Cucumber Vodka? No problem.

Simply add a couple of slices to cucumber to the watermelon and lime and muddle them together; use regular vodka of your choosing. Enjoy!

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