Summer Coolers – Watermelon & Cucumber Magic


Watermelons pretty much declare the onset of summers! So what better than refreshing watermelons and cool cucumbers to quench your thirst. Go ahead and enjoy this cooler 🙂

Watermelon Cucumber Cooler - Image from fabtasticeats

Watermelon Cucumber Cooler – Image from fabtasticeats

Ingredients

  • 6 to 7 cups of cubed watermelon
  • 1 cucumber (English or Chinese cucumber if possible) 
  • juice of 2 limes
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • ice
  • 1/2 cup vodka (optional)
  • thinly sliced cucumber for garnish
English Cucumber

English Cucumber

Method

  • Deseed the watermelon and blend it into a fine puree.
  • Sieve the puree.
  • Peel the cucumber and cut into chunks, finally blending it into a puree too.
  • Sieve the cucumber puree and pour it into the sieved watermelon.
  • In a glass bowl mix honey and lime.
  • Pour the mix into the watermelon cucumber mix.
  • Top it with lots of ice and a couple of thinly sliced cucumber.(Let the cucumber not be peeled for garnish)
  • To turn it into a cocktail, just garnish it with a little vodka

And your cooler is ready to be gulped 🙂

 

 

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