It’s Memorial Day, and that gets us thinking about summer – which gets us thinking about watermelon.
And what better way to celebrate the season at your summer wedding than a signature drink using the sweet pink and green fruit?
When watermelon is at its peak this summer, serve one of these delicious beverages to your guests. We found them by browsing our Pinterest boards. (Come follow us!)
4 cups cubed watermelon
1/3 cup watermelon rum
1/4 cup orange juice
4 tsp agave nectar (or powdered sugar)
4 tsp lime juice
Process in blender until it’s smooth.
3 ounces lemon-lime soda
1 1/2 ounces watermelon flavored vodka
splash cranberry juice
In a chilled glass, combine lemon-lime soda, vodka, and cranberry juice. Add ice. Stir to combine.
12 cups cubed watermelon, divided
1 (750 milliliter) bottle dry white wine
1 cup vodka
1/2 cup triple sec
1/2 cup simple syrup
1 medium lime, quartered
1 orange, cut into wedges
1 cup fresh blueberries
Place 9 cups of watermelon cubes in a blender; blend on high until very smooth. Strain juice through a mesh strainer into a large pitcher. Pour the wine, vodka, triple sec, and simple syrup into the pitcher. Stir to combine. Mix the remaining 3 cups of watermelon cubes, the lime quarters, orange sections, and blueberries into the sangria. Chill for 4 hours before serving.
Yield: 16 servings