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Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

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This Watermelon breeze cocktail is the perfect drink to enjoy while sitting on the porch or by the pool. It is light and refreshing as it combines delicious flavors like watermelon, coconut rum, tequila, coconut water, and a fresh squeeze of lime. It is the perfect drink to enjoy all summer long! The best thing about this recipe is you can make a watermelon breeze with no alcohol for the kids with a few modifications! 

Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

There is nothing that says summer more than watermelon. It is one of my favorite refreshing treats that I love to enjoy all summer long. We spend our days enjoying Watermelon floats, Watermelon salad, watermelon sorbet, and of course, the adults enjoy these watermelon breeze cocktails. 

Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

You are going to love this watermelon cocktail for so many reasons. 

  • Easy to make.
  • Full of flavor. 
  • Light and refreshing. 
  • Ready to enjoy in minutes. 
Photo by ROMAN ODINTSOV: https://www.pexels.com/photo/sliced-watermelon-on-gray-surface-4869144/

Ingredients

3 cups cubed chilled watermelon, seeds removed

1/2 cup Coconut rum

1/2 cup of Tequila

1/2 cup Coconut water

Squeeze of fresh lime

Ice ( glasses )

Garnish:

Sprig of mint

Watermelon wedges

Photo by JÉSHOOTS: https://www.pexels.com/photo/fruit-healthy-melon-watermelon-3607/

How to Make Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

  • Put all ingredients in a blender.
  • Blend until smooth.
  • Pour over ice
  • Garnish with mint and watermelon
Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

Tips Tricks and FAQs

  • Be sure you let your watermelon cool prior to making this drink. This helps cool your cocktail before it hits the ice. 
  • For easy prep, cube the watermelon as soon as you buy it and store it covered in the fridge. When you are ready to enjoy, just remove 3 cups of watermelon cubes and toss them in the blender with all the other ingredients. 
  • Be sure that you cube the watermelon and remove any seeds prior to adding it to the blender. 
  • You can easily double or triple the recipe as long as it fits in the blender, or you can make several batches one right after another. 
  • You can easily make this a slushie consistency by blending it with the ice as well.
  •  If you prefer you can omit the mint garnish. 
Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

Storage

You want to serve this right away for the best flavor, especially once you pour it over the ice. Thankfully this is quick and easy to make

Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

Can you make a watermelon breeze with no alcohol?

Yes, you can! Just omit the alcohol and increase the amount of coconut water to 1 cup. It’s perfect for the kids to enjoy. 

Watermelon breeze cocktail
Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

Watermelon Breeze Cocktail

This Watermelon breeze cocktail is the perfect drink to enjoy while sitting on the porch or by the pool. It is light and refreshing as it combines delicious flavors like watermelon, coconut rum, tequila, coconut water, and a fresh squeeze of lime. It is the perfect drink to enjoy all summer long! The best thing about this recipe is you can make a watermelon breeze with no alcohol for the kids with a few modifications!

Ingredients

  • 3 cups cubed chilled watermelon, seeds removed
  • 1/2 cup Coconut rum
  • 1/2 cup of Tequila
  • 1/2 cup Coconut water
  • Squeeze of fresh lime
  • Ice ( glasses )
  • Garnish:
  • Sprig of mint
  • Watermelon wedges

Instructions

  1. Put all ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend until smooth.
  3. Pour over ice
  4. Garnish with mint and watermelon

Notes

Makes 3 8 oz glasses

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

3

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 225Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 47mgCarbohydrates: 30gFiber: 2gSugar: 24gProtein: 2g

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