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Watermelon, Lime and Ginger Caipirinha

Inspired by the national cocktail of Brazil, this drink is made with a refreshing twist.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup watermelon pieces
  • Mint leaves
  • 1/2-inch piece of ginger
  • 3 teaspoons demerara sugar
  • Juice of 1/2 lime
  • Ice
  • 1 shot of vodka

Steps

  1. In a glass, mash watermelon, mint, ginger and sugar together.
  2. Mix in lime juice, ice and vodka. Add a straw, and garnish with a piece of watermelon and mint sprigs.