Hidden Cocktails (Summer Edition): Watermelon Moscow Mule Popsicles
Stay cool the cool way
With the summer heat bearing down on us, a refreshing drink can be a blessing. It’s important to find the perfect drink to pair with our picnics, backyard barbecues, and beachside adventures. Discovering something that’s delicious, sweet, and refreshing will make you welcome at any summertime hang out. This week we’ve found the Watermelon Moscow Mule Popsicles.
This snack gives you all the childhood delight of having a popsicle with all the adult maturity of having a drink. These popsicles are perfect for anyone looking to cool down while they escape the summer heat.
- 2 miniature watermelons or 1 regular watermelon
- 3–5 sprigs of mint (depending on your personal taste)
- 1 lime
- 3 ounces of vodka
- 1 bottle of ginger beer
- Slice the watermelon into small pieces and place in blender with mint leaves.
- Strain if you’re not a fan of pulp.
- Juice the lime.
- Add the lime juice with the watermelon juice and the vodka together in a cocktail shaker with ice.
- Shake and strain it.
- Add the ginger beer.
- Pour the cocktail into your popsicle molds.
- Freeze them for 3–4 hours.
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