Watermelon Basil Margarita


If you are looking for a bright, fresh cocktail, this is perfect for you. 

Harnessing the sweetness of watermelon, complemented by the herbal tang of basil, and packed full of produce, this cocktail will be sure to put a smile on  anyone’s face.


– watermelon cubes – fresh basil – freshly squeezed lime juice – simple syrup OR agave nectar – blanco tequila OR Seedlip Citrus Grove 42* – table salt


Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker and muddle thoroughly. You can also use a blender.


Add ice (don’t be shy with the amount - you want a lot!), seal the cocktail shaker, and shake for 30 seconds.


Double strain using a fine-mesh strainer into a margarita or coupe glass (any stemmed or even short glass will do).


Garnish with a slice of watermelon rind and basil flower.

Simple Syrup Recipe

Bring 1 cup water to a boil. Dissolve in 1 cup granulated sugar. Remove from heat and stir until completely dissolved.

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