Watermelon goes up-town in this party favorite.
- 1 inch x 1 inch cube of watermelon, frozen
- 1 cup of ice
- 1 ounce of premium vodka
- 1 ounce Cointreau
- 1 tablespoon grenadine syrup
- 1 cup watermelon puree*
- 1 mini skewer of a small piece of watermelon, pineapple, and a small strawberry
Place the frozen watermelon cube in the bottom of a chilled martini glass. Place the ice, vodka, Cointreau, grenadine and watermelon puree in a shaker and shake for 30 seconds. Strain into the glass and garnish with the skewer.
*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.
Makes 1 cocktail.