Delicious and Refreshing Watermelon Cocktails You Have to Try This Summer

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Watermelon is one of the juiciest, most delicious, and refreshing summer fruits, and you can use it to make all sorts of tasty foods and drinks. This fruit can also take your cocktails to the next level and here are some of the very best that put it front and center.


Firecrackers are one of the most refreshing cocktails you should try this summer, and they’re usually made with aged rum, orange liqueur, lime juice, simple syrup, cayenne pepper, and watermelon.

Watermelon Mule

Watermelon and vodka are a match made in heaven, and this is one of the most popular cocktails you can make with them. It’s made with the same ingredients as Moscow mule with the addition of watermelon juice.


As its name suggests, watermelon and black pepper honey syrup are the main ingredients in this cocktail, while London dry gin gives it a boozy note.

Watermelon Margarita

Margaritas are a popular cocktail in its own right, with many different variations on the market, and you can use watermelon to make it even more epic.

Watermelon Mojito

Mojitos are one of the most beloved Cuban cocktails, made with white rum, sugar, lime juice, soda water, and mint, and you can take it to a whole new level by adding watermelon to the mix.