Watermelon Coconut Cocktail Recipe

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Summer break might be winding down, but the summer heat is still going strong. Trying to cool off seems like a never ending effort, but we have a little something in mind to bring on a much needed chill. We’ve whipped up a quick and easy way to keep our temps down. (And its even better than those day dreams we keep having that involve flying to the South Pole with a Pumpkin Spice Latte in hand and Christmas music playing on repeat.) Whether you are parched poolside, or baking at the BBQ, this Watermelon Coconut Cocktail is the perfect way to get refreshed – in more ways than one!

Watermelon Coconut Cocktail recipe

Watermelon Coconut Cocktail Recipe

Serves: 6-8
Prep Time: 5 mins

  • 6 cups of watermelon, cubed
  • 2 cups of ice
  • 2 cups of coconut water
  • 1 cup of coconut rum
  • 1 cup of Sprite
  • 1/3 cup of lime juice
  • Optional for garnish: shredded coconut & sliced watermelon wedges

How to make your own watermelon coconut cocktail

  1. Place watermelon and ice into blender. Blend until semi-smooth.
  2. Add coconut water, Sprite, rum, and lime juice. Blend until smooth.
  3. Serve and enjoy!

Watermelon Coconut Cocktail for Summer Entertaining

Chill without the extra thrill

While we’ve made this thirst quenching watermelon coconut drink into a cocktail, it has a quick and easy alcohol-free alteration. Because when it comes to battle of good time vs. heat stroke, you want all your guests covered. Simply remove the rum from your mixture before blending and you are all set on the road to chill city.

Do you have a favorite go-to cocktail to get you through the heat of the summer? Share with us (because a girl’s gotta stay hydrated!)

Meet the Author | Carrie Beth & Jen

Carrie Beth and Jen are both 30-something mothers and wives, who happen to be best friends. They both love all things preppy, southern, and just plain pretty. Between the two of them, they have 5 precious little ones and constantly have a text conversation going on about the day-to-day of their lives and the crazy adventure that is motherhood. Whether it's trying to keep up with current fashion trends, finally getting around to that DIY project, or just dealing with everyday life with kids, it always keeps them laughing and it's always real life. They share their ideas and stories on their blog, The Magnolia Mamas.

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