Watermelon Cocktails

Full of juicy watermelon, fresh mint and a dash of cherry, this refreshing cocktail would make a great drink any day!!

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The ingredients can be increased to suit the number of servings needed.

Watermelon Mojitos

Makes 1 serving

3 fresh mint sprigs

¼ cup (60 mL) watermelon purée

1 tsp (5 mL) cherry-flavoured syrup OR grenadine

3 tbsp (45 mL) freshly squeezed lime juice

¼ cup (60 mL) light rum

Ice cubes

2 tbsp (30 mL) chilled sparkling water OR club soda

Sugar cane stirrer AND lime wedge (optional)

In a tall glass, place mint. Using the back of a wooden spoon, muddle to release oil.

In a blender, purée watermelon for 20 seconds. In a cocktail glass, combine watermelon, cherry syrup, lime juice and rum. Stir well. Add ice and top with sparkling water. Garnish with a sugar cane stirrer and lime wedge, if desired, and serve immediately.

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Tequila Sunset at Royal Albert Hall

Happy Friday!!!

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Tequila sunset

A twist on a mojito, this is a must-try.

This is a great drink to enjoy on a Friday night to start the weekend.

Go for the best quality tequila you can afford – it will be worth it.

Created by Stefano Forconi, Restaurant Manager, Elgar Room

Ingredients

40ml Tequila Jose Guervo

75ml cranberry juice

6 mint leaves

3 brown sugar cubes

Half a lime

Crushed ice

Muddle the sugar, mint leaves and lime.

Fill the glass to the brim with crushed ice and pour in the tequila. Top with the cranberry juice and serve.

Enjoy!

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