This summery riff on a Moscow Mule adds fresh watermelon purée to the classic combination of vodka, ginger beer, and lime. Ginger beer is similar to ginger ale, but has a more pungent, crisp flavor.
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Purée the watermelon in a food processor until smooth; strain. You should have 3 fl. oz (6 Tbs.) juice.
Pour the watermelon juice, vodka, and lime juice into a chilled cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake for about 10 seconds then pour into a Collins glass filled with ice. Top off with the ginger beer and garnish with the lime slice.
easy to make and tasty BUT it was a little weak. much better with an additional 1/2 oz of vodka and Crabbies Alcoholic ginger beer.
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