Thirsty Thursday: Watermelon Cucumber Refresher

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Such a refreshing drink!!

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Watermelon-Cucumber Refresher

3 parts vodka (I used 1 1/2 ounces) [Note: tequila makes a great recipe variation too]

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1 part (1/2 ounce) triple sec

1 part (1/2 ounce) watermelon-cucumber-mint juice*

1 part (1/2 ounce) fresh lime juice

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a watermelon and/or cucumber slice and/or a sprig of mint.

*Watermelon-Cucumber-Mint Juice
2 parts (I used 2 cups) diced, seeded watermelon flesh

1 part (1 cup) peeled, seeded cucumber

2 sprigs mint (10-12 leaves)

Whir all ingredients together in a blender. Strain through a fine-mesh strainer. Discard pulp.

Recipe and image courtesy of The Kitchn

Happy Planning,

Shafonne

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Shafonne Myers is a certified wedding and event planner who longed for bridal inspiration that looked like her. She has created a website and magazine that brings bridal inspiration to plus size brides. She does speaking engagements educating the world about plus size brides and self confidence.
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About the author
Shafonne Myers is a certified wedding and event planner who longed for bridal inspiration that looked like her. She has created a website and magazine that brings bridal inspiration to plus size brides. She does speaking engagements educating the world about plus size brides and self confidence.