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.
- Yield:makes 1 cocktail
- Active time: 5 minutes
- Total time:5 minutes
- 1 ounce gin, such as Waterloo
- 1/2 ounce St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
- 3/4 ounce fresh watermelon juice
- Garnish: 1 lemon twist
Add gin, St. Germain, and watermelon juice to cocktail shaker. Fill with ice and shake for 15 seconds.
Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with lemon peel.