Frozen Watermelon Margarita Recipe
When it comes to summer cocktails, nothing beats a fresh and cooling Frozen Watermelon Margarita. This icy cocktail combines the tangy sweetness of fresh watermelon with lime and tequila's cool and boozy flavors.
And with just enough alcohol to take the edge off without overpowering the melon and citrus flavors, this cocktail is perfect for kicking back with friends on the patio or relaxing by the pool after work.
Whether you like yours straight up or on the rocks, there's truly no better cocktail than a Frozen Watermelon Margarita!
2 tbsp. Kosher salt
1 tbsp. Granulated sugar
Zest of 1 lime
4 cups Chopped watermelon
1/4 cup Lime juice
1/2 cup Silver tequila
1/4 cup Triple sec
4 Watermelon slices for garnish
4 Lime rounds for garnish
Place watermelon on a large baking sheet and freeze until hardened, at least 2 hours.
Combine salt, sugar, and lime zest on a small plate and stir to combine.
Use a lime wedge to wet the rim of the margarita glasses, then dip the rims in the salt mixture.
Combine frozen watermelon, lime juice, tequila, and triple sec in a blender. Blend until smooth.
Pour into rimmed glasses.
Garnish with a watermelon and lime round.