Watermelon Cocktail Recipe

Watermelon cooler

  • serves 6
  • Easy

This watermelon and tequila cocktail from Thomasina Miers is really refreshing for a hot summer day, and proves that tequila isn't all about slammers. Try serving it at your next BBQ.



  • watermelon 1 (about 1kg), skin removed and flesh chopped
  • tequila 200ml
  • grapefruit 3, juiced
  • lime 3, juiced
  • triple sec or Cointreau 4 tbsp
  • ice to serve


  • Step 1

    Whizz the watermelon in a food processor or blender with the other ingredients. Strain into a jug then pour into ice-filled glasses.

Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 175
  • Fat 0.6g
  • Carbs 18.6g
  • Fibre 0.2g
  • Protein 1.1g
  • Salt 0.02g