This pretty pink cocktail would be perfect for a bridal shower luncheon. Any leftover pureed juice is refreshing on its own. Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 2007

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Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Freeze 1 cup watermelon for garnish. Puree the remaining 4 cups watermelon. Strain; divide the juice among 4 ice-filled glasses.

  • Top each with 1 1/2 ounces gin, 2 tablespoons lime juice and 1/3 cup ginger ale. Garnish with the frozen watermelon and lime wedges.

  • Non-alcoholic variation: Omit the gin.

Nutrition Facts

179 calories; 0.3 g total fat; 8 mg sodium. 207 mg potassium; 21.2 g carbohydrates; 0.7 g fiber; 17 g sugar; 1 g protein; 880 IU vitamin a iu; 21 mg vitamin c; 8 mcg folate; 17 mg calcium; 1 mg iron; 18 mg magnesium; 7 g added sugar;

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Rating: 5 stars
Yum! These are delicious. I didn't bother to strain the watermelon puree and my drinks were a little chunky which I liked. Very refreshing. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
This was truly a tasty drink. Thankfully my local grocer carries fresh watermelon juice. How convenient! Everyone at the party enjoyed it. This will stay on my recipe list. A must try for anyone. Read More