Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Yummy Watermelon Martini Recipe!

Nothing says summer like Watermelon. Cool off with this yummy watermelon cocktail! (recipe makes two servings)

-1 cup of watermelon juice ( press watermelon through a sieve or cheescloth )
-1/2 cup of vodka ( 4 oz. )
-1/4 simple syrup -the juice from 1 lime
-3 tablespoons of salt -3 tablespoons of sugar
- ice
- watermelon slices to garnish

1. Mix together sugar and salt . Wet rim of two chilled martini glasses with a piece of watermelon. Dip the rims into the salt/sugar mixture.
2. Place the watermelon juice, vodka, lime juice,and simple syrup into a cocktail shaker. Top with ice and shake well.
3. Strain into glasses.
4. Garnish with slice of watermelon.
5. Enjoy!