- Kosher salt
- 1 lime wheel
- 3 ounces Salted Watermelon Juice (see link below) or fresh watermelon juice
- 1 1/2 ounces tequila blanco
- 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
Step 1: Place some salt on a small plate. Rub rim of an old-fashioned or rocks glass with lime wheel (reserve for serving); dip in salt.
Step 2: Combine watermelon juice, tequila, and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice, cover, and shake vigorously until outside of shaker is very cold, about 20 seconds. Strain cocktail through a Hawthorne strainer or a slotted spoon into a prepared glass. Garnish with reserved lime wheel.
Check here for instructions on homemade Salted Watermelon Juice
Enjoy this delicious summer beverage from BonAppetit!