If you are looking for a signature cocktail for your Easter gathering, try this refreshing watermelon mint cooler. You can make it without alcohol as a great drink for any age, or add tequila or vodka if you want to serve a festive and pretty cocktail. Cheers!
7 cups watermelon flesh, seeds removed, cut into chunks
¼ cucumber, peeled, cut into chunks
1 cup fresh lemon juice, plus an additional lemon, sliced, for garnish
¼ cup packed mint leaves, plus more mint, for garnish
White tequila, one shot per drink
2 tablespoons agave syrup
1. Put the chunked watermelon, cucumber, agave, lemon juice and mint in a blender. Puree until the mixture is smooth.
2. Strain the mixture into a pitcher to remove the pulp and leaves.
3. Stir in one shot of white tequila per drink.
4. Add the lemon slices and ice. Garnish each glass with a sprig of mint and serve.