Here is a delicious and summery cocktail that you'll want to triple or quadruple so that it's ready to go for when your friends come over.
- 3 oz of Watermelon Juice*
-1/2 oz of Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice
- 1/2 oz Mint Syrup**
- 3/4 oz of Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
- 2 oz Dark Rum
- 1/4 oz Cointreau
Mix everything together in a Mason Jar. Add some ice and decorate with a mint leaf.
*To make watermelon juice, blend chunks of watermelon in a blender and then strain it.
** How to make Mint Syrup:
- 1 Cup of Water
- 1/4 Cup of Honey, Agave
- A bunch of Mint Leaves
Bring water, honey or agave and mint leaves to a boil. Reduce heat and let simmer until sugars dissolve (approx. 10 mins.)
Remove from heat and steep syrup until flavors combine.