Watermelon-Cucumber Margarita

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by cookiedog

This refreshing margarita is perfect for summer. If you would like a frozen drink, freeze the watermelon ahead of time. From Bon Appetit July, 2007.

Top Review by nixm0m

This was yummy! I also made it with honey dew melon (in place of watermelon), used half the mint, blended it, and garnished with a melon ball.. wow!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. PreparationPlace first 3 ingredients in medium bowl. Press firmly on solids with muddler or back of wooden spoon until mashed. Mix in tequila, lime juice, Simple Syrup, and Cointreau, then 1 cup ice. Stir to blend well. Strain into large glass measuring cup. Divide remaining ice between 2 tall glasses. Pour Margarita mixture over. Garnish with watermelon skewers and mint sprigs.

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