If there’s ever a more perfect fruit for summer, its watermelon!

With National Watermelon Day around the corner on Saturday, August 3rd, this cute and cold alcoholic drink to celebrate is absolutely necessary! We have discovered a round-up of delectable cocktails that are not only easy to make and delicious but are the perfect way to enjoy a Saturday afternoon in the hot summer heat. These tasty watermelon libations are sure to refresh as well as impress. Cheers to celebrating National Watermelon Day, the right way!

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CÎROC Watermelon Frosé

  • 6 ounces CîROC Summer Watermelon
  • 3 cups of ice cubes
  • ½ bottle pink Moscato (pink)
  • 1 ½ tablespoon lime juice
  • 625g watermelon flesh, seeds removed

Glassware: Empty watermelon

Garnish: Mint

Preparation: Puree Watermelon Flesh & freeze into cubes and blend frozen watermelon cubes, lime juice, vodka & pink Moscato. Prep: 10 min Extra time: 4hr freezing

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Summer Watermelon Sparkle

  • 25ml CîROC Summer Watermelon
  • 10ml Cranberry
  • Topped with champagne
  • +5ml elderflower if desired

Glassware: Flute glass

Garnish: Watermelon skin twist

Preparation: Pour CîROC Summer Watermelon and cranberry into a flute glass and top with champagne

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Watermelon Le Twist

  • 1.3 ounces CîROC Summer Watermelon
  • .6 ounces Lemonade
  • 1.3 ounces Soda
  • 1.3 ounces Splash of Cranberry

Glassware: Tall glass

Garnish: Lime wheel, fresh watermelon wheel & spring of fresh mint

Preparation: Pour the ingredients in a tall glass filled with cubed ice

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CÎROC Watermelon Refresh Pitcher

  • 8 oz. CîROC Summer Watermelon
  • 16 oz. lemonade
  • 8 oz. club soda

Glassware: Pitcher

Garnish: Lemon, wheel, mint or sliced watermelon

Preparation: Combine CîROC Summer Watermelon, lemonade and ice in a pitcher. Stir until contents are well mixed and top with club soda

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Twisted Maria

  • 6 oz DeLeon Platinum tequila
  • 4 oz Watermelon Juice
  • 12 Cherry tomatoes on Vine
  • 4 oz Lime juice
  • 4 tsp Agave

Glassware: Rocks Glass/Collins

Garnish: Lime Wedge and Tomato

Preparation: Mull 12 cherry tomatoes in a shaker and blend 10-12 pieces of watermelon or 1oz of watermelon juice into a shaker. Add in remaining ingredients and pinch of salt. Shake, strain and pour over ice

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Sandia Margarita

  • 1.5 oz DeLeon Platinum tequila
  • .75 oz lime juice
  • .5 oz agave
  • 3 large chunks of watermelon

Glassware: Margarita/Rocks Glass

Garnish: Watermelon cube, lime wheel & sprinkle of salt

Preparation: Shake all ingredients with ice & fine strain over fresh ice into a rocks glass