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Cucumber Watermelon Moscow Mule Recipe

Aug 2018

Sinkology is proud to present Ashley Carpenter, a homebody, decor obsessed, DIYer that loves fitness, happy people and wants nothing more than to be on the lake soaking up the sun with good people and good music. Ashley runs the blog Joyfully Growing and is here to share a few tips, tricks and DIY projects that perfectly fit her farmhouse style. 


Even though our Pinterest feeds are about to be taken over by pumpkin spice everrrrythang, most of us still have another few weeks of sizzlin summer heat. So to cool you down with a little extra kick, I want to share my go-to summer cocktail recipe.

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This cucumber watermelon moscow mule recipe is super easy to whip up on a whim, because let’s face it – when it comes to sippin’ on a refreshing drink on a hot day, ain’t nobody got time for complicated!

 

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Cucumber Watermelon Moscow Mule Recipe

Ingredients:

  • ½ cup of fresh cut watermelon
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 4 ounces of watermelon flavored vodka
  • Ginger beer to top off cocktail (about 4oz per mug)
  • ½ medium cucumber, sliced
  • Watermelon wedges, for garnish
  • Mint, for garnish
  • Sliced cucumber, for garnish
  • Ice

 

Instructions:

1. Fill two copper mugs with ice. Set aside.

2. Add the watermelon and lime juice to a mason jar and break down with a wooden muddler or spoon until it looks like pulp.

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3. Add crushed ice to the jar, cover tightly with lid and shake vigorously. Strain into the prepared copper mugs, dividing between the two.

4. Add 2 ounces of vodka to each mug and top off each with ginger beer and cucumber slices. Stir to combine.

5. Garnish with watermelon wedge, cucumber slice, and mint.

6. Serve immediately.

 

Cheers!

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