Ben’s Watermelon Margaritas Recipe

August 15, 2011 by
Filed under: Ben, In the Kitchen... 

Last week for True Blood Sunday, Ben and I decided to use 1/2 of a left over watermelon from our garden and 1/2 of a watermelon our friend gave us to make watermelon cocktails.  My mother in law emailed me a couple of recipes that she cut out of magazines (probably Southern Living).  Ben looked over the recipes and decided to put his own twist on them.  I am so glad that he did because his watermelon margaritas are my new favorite cocktail.

Watermelon Margaritas

Ben’s Watermelon Margaritas Recipe

Ingredients for 1 batch (serves about 5-6):

  • watermelon (about 1/2 of a large watermelon)
  • 2 cups Tequila
  • 3/4 cup Triple Sec
  • 1/2 cup of Sugar
  • 1/2 cup of lime juice
  • a few ice cubes

1.   Seed your watermelon and cut  into 1 inch cubes.

2.  Next,  put them on trays and put them in the freezer for a few hours.

watermelon cubes

3.  Once your watermelon cubes are frozen, add the tequila, Triple Sec, sugar, and lime juice in a blender and fill the rest of the blender with the watermelon cubes.

4.  Add a couple of ice cubes, blend and you are ready to serve your margaritas.

I suggest you make more than one batch, because these are so good that they go fast.

If you use this recipe, let me know what you think!

Cheers!
by Selena Faye

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2 Comments on Ben’s Watermelon Margaritas Recipe


  1. kt
    on Fri, Aug 19th 2011 @ 6:19 am

    I thoroughly enjoyed the margaritas. Thanks Ben and Selena!


    • Faye
      on Fri, Aug 19th 2011 @ 8:25 am

      I am so glad that you did!

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