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.
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.
Thanks for sharing this fresh watermelon drink.
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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