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Watermelon Gin & Tonic

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This drink is AMAZING. I’m obsessed. Its so fresh and light and summery I just want to drink it all day everyday.
Ingredients
  Watermelon 4 Cup (64 tbs), seedless
  Cucumber 2 Cup (32 tbs), peeled and seeded
  Lime juice 1 Large
  Fresh mint leaves 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For serving
  Gin/Vodka 2 Ounce
  Watermelon juice 2 Ounce (prepared juice)
  Tonic water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Ice cubes 1 Cup (16 tbs)
For garnish
  Mint sprigs 4
  Lime slices 4 Medium
Directions

MAKING
For watermelon and cucumber juice
1. In a food processor, combine watermelon, cucumber, lime juice and mint leaves.
2. Blend the fruit mixture until smooth.
3. Cover a bowl, with a kitchen towel, stream the fruit puree over it and allow to strain until all the juice is extracted.
4. In a glass with ice cubes, pour in the gin or vodka.

FINALIZING
5. Stream in the tonic water, and almost fill the glass with it, leaving about 1” from top.
6. Pour in the watermelon juice mixture, and stir to mix.

SERVING
7. Serve garnished with mint and slice of lime.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail
Ingredient: 
Watermelon
Interest: 
Party
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol, Low Fat
Channel: 
Drinks Channel
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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