• Tue, May 12 2009

Summer Cocktail~ Watermelon Hornijo

One of my favorite summer cocktail flavors is watermelon. There’s just something about a cold fruity drink during the summer that just hits the spot. Hornitos Tequila has a unique new summery-spin on the classic Mojito.

watermelon-hornijo

Watermelon Hornijo

Ingredients:
2 oz Hornitos Reposado
2 tsp sugar
6-8 mint leaves
Club soda
1 lime, halved
4 ounces fresh watermelon
Mint sprig for garnish

Directions: In a large glass, combine mint, lime, and sugar. Using a muddler, mash together mint and lime until sugar is dissolved. Add watermelon, and muddle until broken down. Stir in Hornitos Reposado and ice cubes, and garnish with mint sprig.

Enjoy!

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  • http://cookerati.com Diana

    Is it summer sit out on the deck and drink cocktail season yet? I really am looking forward to it.