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H. Joseph Ehrmann

This watermelon cooler by bar pro H. Joseph Ehrmann is perfect for a day at the beach.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces watermelon juice
  • 6 mint leaves
  • 1 1/2 ounces cucumber vodka
  • 1 ounce St-Germain
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed
  • 1/2 ounce agave nectar
  • 1 ounce crisp white wine, such as sauvignon blanc (optional)
  • Garnish: mint sprig

Steps

  1. Add the watermelon juice and mint into a shaker and muddle gently.

  2. Add the remaining ingredients, plus ice, and shake until well-chilled.

  3. Strain into a Collins glass filled with fresh ice.

  4. Top with white wine if desired.

  5. Garnish with a mint sprig.