When is watermelon season?
Summer is the ultimate season for watermelon lovers! You can enjoy this juicy fruit from June to September in most parts of the Northern Hemisphere. But wait, there's more! Depending on the region and watermelon variety, the season can be a little different. For instance, lucky folks residing in warmer regions can enjoy watermelons as early as spring, while those in cooler areas may have to wait until later in the summer or early fall. That said, don't let the uncertainty stop you from indulging in one of the most delightful summer treats! Just check with your local farmers or grocers to find out when watermelons are in season in your area and let the joy of summer begin!
Love watermelon and want to drink it all year long? Enjoy Southern Breeze’s Watermelon cold brew throughout the year!
What are popular drinks with watermelon?
Watermelon is one of the most delightful fruits that can be transformed in a wide range of refreshing beverages, both alcoholic and nonalcoholic, and brings us so much joy. For instance, you could blend watermelons into a smoothie or juice for a tasty and healthy drink. In addition, you could use it to create a tangy and sweet lemonade or a colorful and fruity sangria. And for those who like to indulge, watermelon is a must-have ingredient in popular cocktails such as margaritas and mojitos. Its sweet and juicy taste makes it an ideal ingredient for summertime drinks and an excellent way to quench your thirst and keep cool.
What is a watermelon margarita made of?
We know y’all need to treat yourselves during those hot summer days! There is nothing like a refreshing watermelon margarita to curb your sweet and tart cravings. This delicious drink often combines tequila, lime juice, triple sec, and watermelon juice. Some people may add agave nectar or mint leaves to their drink to tailor it to their taste. Serve over ice, and dress it up with a lime wedge.
What is watermelon margarita mocktails made of?
Cocktails do not need to include alcohol. That’s right folks, mocktail margaritas are a fun and festive alternative to your classic margarita. They are made with many of the same ingredients as a regular margarita but omit the tequila and any other alcohol that is often combined in the mix. There are multiple ways to enjoy a virgin margarita but we have a truly delicious recipe to mix up to create the perfect alcohol-free margarita that only calls for seltzer, Southern Breeze Sweet Tea Watermelon Cold Brew, and lime juice
Watermelon Cocktail Ingredients
Makes 1 Serving
½ Cup (3-4 large cubes) Watermelon
½ Cup Lime Juice
2 oz Tequila
1 oz Orange Liqueur
Optional – Lime Wedges, Salt
**Watermelon Mocktail Ingredients: Substitute tequila and triple sec with club soda or sparkling water
Watermelon Drink Recipe
- Brew 1 tea bag of Southern Breeze Watermelon in 8 oz cold water for 5 minutes. Chill Tea.
- Blend the cut watermelon cubes into a puree and strain seeds & pulp (if desired). Add to chilled tea.
- Add lime juice, tequila, and orange liqueur (adjusting for taste).
- Margarita Mocktail recipe option– add club soda or sparkling water if you'd like a mocktail rather than an alcoholic margarita
- Garnish glass with salt and lime slices on rim of the glass. Pour watermelon margarita recipe into a prepared glass.
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