These refreshing summery drinks can be made with or without alcohol.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
5 mins
total:
7 mins
Servings:
2
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place watermelon in a blender or small food processor. Cover and process until liquefied. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice then add pureed watermelon, coconut water and vodka to the shaker; squeeze juice from half of the lime into the shaker. Vigorously shake the cocktail. Strain into two chilled martini glasses.

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  • Cut the other half of the lime into two wedges. Skewer a lime wedge and a watermelon wedge on each of two cocktail picks; garnish each glass with one of the skewers.

Tips

Variation: For nonalcoholic Watermelontinis, prepare as directed, except omit the vodka.

Nutrition Facts

100 calories; protein 1.2g 2% DV; carbohydrates 13.6g 4% DV; exchange other carbs 1; dietary fiber 1.8g 7% DV; sugars 8.7g; fat 0.3g 1% DV; saturated fat 0.1g 1% DV; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 665.4IU 13% DV; vitamin c 19.9mg 33% DV; folate 7.3mcg 2% DV; calcium 28.7mg 3% DV; iron 0.6mg 3% DV; magnesium 23.4mg 8% DV; potassium 262.5mg 7% DV; sodium 44.1mg 2% DV.