Watermelon Vodka Spritz
Summer in Cyprus, means watermelon! Let’s blend it in a refreshing cocktail!
1 cup watermelon (diced, no seeds)
40 ml prosecco or other sparkling white wine
1 pinch salt
1/4 cup sparkling water
Mint, for garnish
Combine the watermelon, the lime juice and salt in a blender. Puree until smooth. Pour in a tall glass. Add the prosecco or sparkling wine and top up with the sparkling water. Garnish with mint (or blend the mint directly into the drink).
One of the most classic summer cocktails!
60 ml tequila (blanco or reposado)
15 ml lime juice
Pinch of salt,
Salt for the rim,
Rim a Collins glass with salt by dipping the glass in fresh lime juice and then salt.
In a salt-rimmed Collins glass, add tequila, lime juice and a pinch of salt.
Add ice, top with grapefruit soda and stir.
Garnish with a grapefruit twist.
You will fall in love with this amazingly fresh cocktail!
45 ml Pimm’s No. 1
Sparkling lemonade or ginger beer
10 ml fresh lemon juice
Cucumber and mint leaves, for garnish
Strawberry, lemon and orange slices for garnish (optional)
Fill a highball glass with ice and your garnishes.
Build the cocktail in the glass, starting with the Pimm’s and the lemon juice, then top with the sparkling lemonade or ginger beer of your choice.