Last weekend I picked up my CSA box and it was at least 20 pounds. I got home and opened it up to find the most giant watermelon I've ever seen. What do you do with a watermelon the size of a yoga ball? Make it into a cocktail.
Watermelon Ginger Refresher
3 oz puréed watermelon*
1 oz light rum
1 oz domaine de canton ginger liqeuer
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
1/2 oz simple syrup, optional (depending on the sweetness of your watermelon)
watermelon slice, to garnish
Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Give it a good shaker, about 10 seconds.
Strain into a glass and garnish with the watermelon slice. Enjoy!
Recipe and photo via Eat Make Read