Watermelon Cherry Mojito
Recipe courtesy of the National Watermelon Promotion Board.
3 fresh mint sprigs, chopped
1/4 cup watermelon purée
1 teaspoon cherry syrup
3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
2 ounces light rum
Chilled sparkling water
1 sugar cane stirrer
1 lime wedge
- Using a fork, press the mint with the back of a fork to coat the inside of the glass and leave it in the glass.
- Add the watermelon purée, cherry syrup, lime juice and rum. Stir well.
- Top with ice. Top off the glass with sparkling water or club soda.
- Add the sugar cane stirrer and lime wedge to the glass and serve.
Makes 1 serving.
Recipe and photograph courtesy of the National Watermelon Promotion Board.