Cocktail of the Week: Julia’s Front Porch Special

Julia's Fron Porch SpecialThis refreshing sip of relaxation comes from the bride whisperer Julia. That girl knows how to keep people calm and happy!

1 ½ oz Hendrick’s Gin
1 oz Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
1 tsp Simple Syrup
Tonic Water
Watermelon
Fresh Cucumber
Fresh Rosemary

Cut your cucumber in half and peel one half. Cut a ¼ inch slice from the peeled half.
Cut a small piece of watermelon approximately 2″ x 2″ x 1″.
Add Cucumber slice, Watermelon piece, Gin, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup and a few leaves of Rosemary to the shaker and muddle until the Cucumber and Watermelon are reduced to a pulp.
Cover and shake well. Strain as you pour over ice.
Top off with Tonic Water.
Garnish with a slice of the un-peeled Cucumber and a sprig of Rosemary.
Sip and relax, repeat.

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Cocktail of the Week: Watermelon Mint Cooler

watermelon mint coolerCocktail of the Week: Watermelon Mint Cooler

Who doesn’t love watermelon on a hot summer day? This simple summer slushy is sure to brighten any party.

10 oz Lemon Flavored Vodka – I recommend Absolut Citron
6 cups of Chilled, Diced, Seedless Watermelon + 6 wedges for garnish
5 cups of Ice
¼ cup fresh Mint Leaves + more for garnish
Makes 6

Put all of the ingredients in a blender and puree. Pour into tall glasses, garnish with Watermelon wedges and Mint. Enjoy!