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18 Watermelon Cocktails That'll Make Your Summer

Watermelon sangria FTW.

Watermelon Piña Coladas Recipe

This may be the best use for watermelon yet! The sweet fruit is ubiquitous in the summer and blends beautifully with all types of alcohol. It's hard to beat!

Watermelon Sangria Vertical
Jonathan Boulton
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Watermelon Sangria

This sweet twist on sangria's a real crowd-pleaser.

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Watermelon Pina Coladas
Erika LaPresto
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Watermelon Piña Coladas

Mix up this riff on your favorite tropical cocktail.

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spiked watermelon lemonade
Laura Rege
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Spiked Watermelon Lemonade

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Food, Watermelon, Melon, Drink, Non-alcoholic beverage, Fruit, Juice, Citrullus, Ingredient, Limeade,
Courtesy of Life, Love, and Sugar
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Watermelon Elderflower Cocktail

Found your go-to summer BBQ cocktail.

Get the recipe from Life, Love, and Sugar.

boozy sour watermelon slushies
Joe Spit
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Boozy Sour Watermelon Slushies

This is how adults enjoy sour watermelon candies.

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frozen watermelon margarita
Parker Feierbach
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Frozen Watermelon Margaritas

Pro tip: throw the watermelon in the freezer the night before you make these!

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Watermelon Daiquiri Group
Ethan Calabrese
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Watermelon Daiquiri

This stupid-easy recipe requires no ice. Frozen watermelon cubes do the job on their own. I know — it's all kinds of game-changing.

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Food, Ingredient, Drink, Paloma, Cuisine, Dish, Non-alcoholic beverage, Cocktail garnish, Caipiroska, Recipe,
Courtesy of How Sweet It Is
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Watermelon Rosé Margaritas

Rosé (and margs) all day.

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Ethan Calabrese
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Giant Watermell-O Shot

This party-size Jell-O shot IS the party.

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watermelon jell o shots
Brad Holland
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Watermelon Jell-O Shots

Summer party perfection.

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watermelon slushies beauty single
Jonathan Boulton
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Boozy Watermelon Slushie

This might be the most refreshing cocktail on the planet.

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Drink, Food, Juice, Non-alcoholic beverage, Watermelon, Woo woo, Paloma, Fruit, Ingredient, Bay breeze,
Courtesy of Baking Beauty
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Sparkling Watermelon Cocktail

All you need is 4 ingredients and 5 minutes.

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Watermelon, Melon, Food, Grapefruit, Citrullus, Vegetable juice, Fruit, Juice, Drink, Plant,
Courtesy of Lovely Indeed
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Spiked Watermelon Rosemary Punch


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Watermelon Mimosas

These are the only reason you need to throw a summer party brunch.

Get the recipe from Laylita's Recipe.

Drink, Juice, Food, Non-alcoholic beverage, Cocktail, Bay breeze, Italian soda, Alcoholic beverage, Ingredient, Spritzer,
Courtesy of Rasa Malaysia
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Watermelon-Tequila Cocktail

Watermelon is better with tequila.

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Food, Ingredient, Dish, Cuisine, Drink, Lime, Produce, Recipe, Non-alcoholic beverage, Fruit,
Courtesy of Nutmeg Nanny
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Jalapeno Watermelon Margarita

Your next Taco Tuesday needs these margs.

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Food, Drink, Non-alcoholic beverage, Juice, Cocktail garnish, Ingredient, Italian soda, Cocktail, Limeade, Fruit,
Courtesy of Jennifer Meyering
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Vodka Watermelon Cooler

The ultimate way to chill out.

Get the recipe from Jennifer Meyering.

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