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Minty Fresh Watermelon Mojito

Watermelon gets boozy in this summer patio drink featuring light rum, fresh mint and lime juice.
Course: Drinks
Author: Dana Raidt

Ingredients

  • 3 large about 1-inch cubes watermelon
  • 1 lime ¬†quartered into wedges
  • 1 teaspoon sugar or simple syrup or agave - optional
  • 6 to 8¬† mint leaves plus a sprig for garnish
  • 2 ounces white rum
  • Club soda or sparkling water

Instructions

  • Place watermelon, 2 lime wedges, sugar (if using) and mint leaves in the bottom of a pint-sized glass.
  • Muddle 20-30 seconds, until liquid forms, the mint leaves are slightly bruised and the sugar is mostly dissolved. Let sit for a minute or two.
  • Add the rum and desired amount of ice to the glass.
  • Squeeze 1 lime wedge worth of juice into the glass; top off with club soda or sparkling water.
  • Garnish with the remaining lime wedge and mint sprig.