A fruity, sweet and light spritzer made with fresh watermelon juice, tequila and sparkling water. Perfect for a hot summer day when you’re craving something flavorful and effervescent.
2 ½ cups fresh watermelon chunks
4 ounces fresh lime juice
8 ounces tequila
4 ounces cointreau or triple sec
4 tsp agave nectar or simple syrup
Sparkling water, like topo chico, club soda or Betty Buzz work great
Watermelon chunks, for garnish
Lime wedge, for garnish
- Blend watermelon: Add watermelon chunks, fresh lime juice, tequila, cointreau and agave nectar to a blender. Blend on high for 30 seconds or until mixture is smooth.
- Strain the mixture through a fine-mesh sieve and serve over ice. Divide drinks between 2-4 tall glasses. Top remaining glass with sparkling water.
- Garnish with fresh watermelon chunks (optional dipped in tajin) and lime wedges.
Keywords: watermelon, tequila, spritzer