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Watermelon-Infused Tequila + Watermelon Margaritas!

This fun, fresh infused tequila is a great staple to keep in the refrigerator all summer long. Note on Tequila type: White and silver tequila are not aged and hence do not have a strong flavor profile making them perfect for this recipe. Additionally 100% agave tequila will include no additives.The TOTAL TIME reflects a two day infusion time for the tequila.
Course Cocktail
Cuisine American
Keyword watermelon infused tequila, watermelon margaritas, watermelon tequila
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 2 days 15 minutes
Servings 1 Cocktail recipe serves 1 and can be multiplied (10-12 margaritas per batch of Watermelon infused tequila)
Calories 211kcal
Author Toni Dash

Ingredients

Ingredients for Watermelon-Infused Tequila:

  • 1 750-ml bottle of white or silver , 100% agave tequila
  • 1 small seedless watermelon (yielding about 2 pounds of 1 inch cubed watermelon)
  • A sealable jar with will hold the above (I use an 8 cup/4 pint Mason jar with lid)

Ingredients for Watermelon Margarita:

  • 2 ounces watermelon tequila (above)
  • 1 ounce frozen limeade
  • 2 cubes of the watermelon from the tequila jar (above)
  • ¾ ounce Cointreau or Citronage
  • 1 cup crushed ice

Instructions

Instructions for Watermelon-Infused Tequila:

  • Wash and dry jar. Add watermelon and tequila and seal. Allow to sit in the refridgerator at minimum of 2 days, preferably 1 week. Once complete keep in the refrigerator to have it chilled and ready for use.

Instructions for the Watermelon Margarita:

  • Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until slushy.

Nutrition

Calories: 211kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 14mg | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin C: 0.9mg