Watermelon is juicy, sweet, and refreshing. We know you love it by the wedge, but have you tried it in cocktail form? Sip on it with these super-summery slushies, coolers, and cocktails.
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Frozen watermelon makes the perfect slushie. Dice it, freeze, and then take it into a grown-up direction by blending with vodka and Prosecco for a hot-weather refresher.
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It's the most quenching combination of all -- watermelon, basil, lime juice, and seltzer (plus a little vodka). Use small cubes of watermelon and basil leaves for garnish.
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Not just for brunch, the classic Bloody Mary shows its sweeter side with the addition of pureed watermelon.
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Soak pieces of melon in a tequila-Grand Marnier-lime-juice mix and freeze for an easy adult treat that's just right for a staycation.
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Watermelon combines with cantaloupe and honeydew to make this sangria a cool, crisp, and fruity escape from the summer heat.
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Get out your blender: Combine watermelon, lime juice, tequila, and sugar with ice for a fruity, pale-pink take on the margarita.
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Watermelon is the main ingredient in this pretty pink-tinted cooler. Ginger ale, mint, and lemon juice balance out the sweet flavor.
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Watermelon Squares in Campari
Rather sophisticated, whichever way you try it: Blend watermelon and Campari for a simple yet refreshing cocktail -- or dice watermelon into squares and dip it into Campari.