FESTIVE WATERMELON, GINGER, LIME AND VODKA SPARKLING COCKTAILS
Serves 2 EASY 15 mins
WHAT YOU NEED juice of 2 limes
2 handfuls watermelon cubes (about 1,5cm in size)
4cm fresh ginger, unpeeled and finely chopped
60ml (¼ cup) vodka handful ice cubes
150ml chilled sparkling water
150ml chilled sparkling sugar-free lemonade
watermelon wedges, to garnish lime slices, to garnish HOW TO DO IT
1 Place the lime juice, watermelon cubes, chopped ginger, vodka, ice cubes and ½ of the sparkling water in a large cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously, about 30 seconds. Set aside to let the flavours infuse, about 5 minutes, and then shake again for about 10 seconds. 2 Using a fine-mesh sieve as a filter, slowly pour the cocktail mixture into two Champagne coupes. Top with the remaining ½ of the sparkling water and the sparkling sugar-free lemonade.
3 Garnish with the watermelon wedges and lime slices. Serve immediately.