Hoorah It’s Gin O’Clock: Watermelon & Gin Cocktail Recipe

Gincocktail
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Happy World Gin Day one and all! What better way to celebrate this glorious day than to douse ourselves in gin-themed bevvies? Maybe you just need a stiff drink after all the ups and downs of the General Election. Either way, Girls Like Carbs has got you covered with this watermelon World Gin Day cocktail.

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Ingredients – Makes Approx 4 Large Glasses

  • 1 x mini seedless watermelon (or 1/2 a large seedless watermelon)
  • 8 shot measures / 200ml gin
  • 4 shot measures / 100ml Passoa
  • 2 x limes
  • 4 x margarita glasses to serve

Make Your World Gin Day Cocktail

  • Halve the watermelon and cut a 1cm slice from the middle section (where it’s the brightest pinky-red melon). Cut this slice into little triangles for serving on the side of the glass
  • Scoop the rest of the watermelon fruit into a blender
  • Add the gin, Passoa, juice of 2 limes and blitz until smooth
  • Pour into serving glasses and chill for one hour in the fridge, or freeze for 10 minutes if your guests are expected imminently
  • Place a triangle on the side of each glass to serve
watermelon gin cocktail
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 Now invite nobody round to your party and drink all your World Gin Day cocktails yourself, it is pretty thirsty work making all those drinks after all. #kiddingnotkidding

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