Watermelon Crawl

Watermelon Crawl

[Photograph: Melody Fury]

This summery gin cocktail is sweetened with watermelon juice and elderflower liqueur. At Lucy's, they use Waterloo gin.

Recipe from Rachael Davis of Lucy's Fried Chicken in Austin, Texas.

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  • Yield:makes 1 cocktail
  • Active time: 5 minutes
  • Total time:5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce gin, such as Waterloo
  • 1/2 ounce St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
  • 3/4 ounce fresh watermelon juice
  • Garnish: 1 lemon twist

Directions

  1. 1.

    Add gin, St. Germain, and watermelon juice to cocktail shaker. Fill with ice and shake for 15 seconds.

  2. 2.

    Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with lemon peel.