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Candy Cane Cocktails

A perfect holiday cocktail.

 Ingredients
  • 4 cups watermelon puree*
  • 1 cup pomegranate juice
  • 1 box cherry flavored gelatin
  • 8 shots peppermint liqueur
 Instructions

Stir together the watermelon puree, pomegranate juice and a heaping tablespoon of the cherry gelatin. Chill.

Place some water in a saucer and the remaining dry gelatin in an even layer in another. Dip the rims of 8 champagne glasses in the water and then in the saucer with the gelatin to rim the glasses with the cherry gelatin.

Carefully pour a shot of peppermint liqueur into each glass and then top off the glasses with the watermelon mixture. Serve immediately.

*To make the watermelon puree, remove seeds from fresh watermelon and cut into large chunks. Place in a blender and process until smooth and well pureed.

 Servings

Makes 8 servings.

 Recipe Video
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