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Easy Watermelon Cocktail

This delicious summer cocktail combines fresh watermelon juice, basil, mint, and light rum for a refreshing treat.
Course cocktail
Cuisine American
Keyword cocktail with fresh herbs, easy summer cocktail, rum cocktail, watermelon cocktail
Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 167kcal
Author Alyssa


  • 4 oz watermelon water*
  • 2 oz light rum
  • 3 basil leaves
  • 3 mint leaves
  • ice


  • Using a muddler or a spoon, smash the basil and mint leaves into the bottom of a glass.
  • Add watermelon water, rum, and 2 oz water. 
  • Stir to combine. Fill the glass with ice, and serve.


Depending on the brand/type of watermelon juice you use, you may have to adjust the ingredients for sweetness. 


Calories: 167kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 127mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 836IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Iron: 1mg