Watermelon Caipiroska

Watermelon Caipiroska - Afternoon refreshener.

Ingredients: 
  • 1 lime, cut into 8 wedges
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 10ml sugar syrup*
  • 4x5cm pieces watermelon
  • 45ml vodka
  • 15ml Midori
  • ½ cups ice cubes
  • ½ cup crushed ice
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Preparation: 

Using a muddler, crash 6 lime wedges with sugar, sugar syrup and watermelon.

Combine watermelon mixture in a cocktail shaker with vodka, Midori and ice cubes. Shake vigorously then pour into glass with crushed ice, do not strain.

Glass 180ml old-fashioned

Garnish with lime wedges, a swizzle stick and a straw.

*for sugar syrup combine 1 cup (220ml) sugar and 1 cup (250ml) water in small saucepan , stir over low heat until sugar dissolves. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, without stirring, 5 minutes, remove from heat, cool.
Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 months.