Author Notes: We love this Watermelon Mojito, a fruity twist on the classic Cuban Mojito. This perfectly pink concoction of sweet watermelon (especially great when we have tons in our fridge), rum and mint is guaranteed to cool you down on a hot summer day. —bitememore
cups cubed watermelon, pureed in a blender
fresh mint leaves, torn
tablespoons fresh lime juice
ounces light rum
Mint sprigs, for garnish
Lime slices, for garnish
- Using 2 tall glasses, muddle torn mint leaves, lime juice and sugar. Add ice cubes and pour in pureed watermelon and rum. Stir and garnish with mint sprigs and lime slices.