Jalapeno Watermelon Mojito


Liquid Brunch?? Come on…there’s fruit in it!!! That counts right??


Watermelon Daiquiri 4

It’s Sunday Funday…a day for friends, family and fun!! AND relaxing!!

Watermelon Daiquiri 2

So maybe this isn’t the best brunch if it’s all you have, but it’s certainly a heavenly addition to a poolside or beachside brunch!

I have a complete addiction to watermelons in the summer. it’s like my ice cream I think. I always get excited about the moment I’m about to cut open a fresh beautiful watermelon. The anticipation waiting to see the bright pink flesh and the perfect crispness gets me every time!!

Watermelon Daiquiri 3

I love Mojitos and Margaritas and truthfully couldn’t decide between the two recipes when I thought of this for todays brunch post. But at the cottage we have beautiful Mojito mint planted so that tipped the scales!!

Watermelon Daiquiri 6

If you don’t want the spiciness, then feel free to omit the jalapeno! The flavour will still be amazing without it….but I say live a little and get spicy!!

I hope you have a Perfect Sunny Sunday!!

Watermelon Daiquiri 7

Happy Cravings!!


Watermelon Jalapeno Mojito
Yields 4
Write a review
  1. 20 fresh mint leaves
  2. 2 limes, cut in half
  3. 1 jalapeno, halved, seeded and finely chopped
  4. 3 tablespoons sugar
  5. 4 ounces white rum
  6. 8 ounces watermelon juice, with or without pulp
  7. 4 mint sprigs, garnish
  1. Place mint leaves, lime juice, jalapeno and sugar in a mortar and pestle. Muddle until pureed.
  2. Add to martini shaker along with rum, ice and watermelon juice. Vigorously shake and divide between 2 glasses. Garnish with mint sprigs and a slice of watermelon.
  3. *feel free to rim the glasses with course sugar if desired
Nancy's Cravings http://nancyscravings.com/





Be the first to comment.

Leave a Comment

You can use these HTML tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Subscribe to nancyscravings via email.profile pic
Enter your email and I would love for you to be the first to see my next posts. 
Your email address will never be shared with any 3rd parties.