Just in time for summer, Sauza® Tequila has debuted new Sauza® Sparkling Margarita Watermelon.  A bubbly twist on the classic margarita, the ready-to-serve product offers a bold melon flavor and effervescent bubble with a lingering sweet lime finish.  Just open and serve over ice as a quick and easy way to make any summertime gathering sparkle!

Sparkling Watermelon

Signature sips

Become the hostess with the mostest by serving a signature cocktail at your Memorial Day gathering.  This Watermelon Margarita recipe is perfect for cooling down on MWD and all summer long.  Plus it makes enough for four servings so you can make ahead of time and just pour over ice when you’re ready to serve.

Ingredients:

4 parts Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila

2 parts JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur

3 cups seedless watermelon, chilled and cut into pieces

½ cup lime juice, freshly squeezed

1 cup ice

Preparation:

Freeze cubed watermelon in a plastic bag for a minimum of 2 hours. Add all ingredients to a blender and puree until smooth. Serve in glasses rimmed with salt and garnish with a lime or watermelon wedge. Salud!

**Serves 4

It’s all in the presentation

Wow your friends by creating a fun watermelon punch bowl to serve your delicious margarita. Using a sharp knife, carefully trim the bottom of a seedless watermelon to make it a flat surface. Next, cut off the top (about ¼ of the watermelon) and hollow out the flesh with a melon baller. Use an ice cream scoop or large spoon to scrape the inside walls of the watermelon clean. Fill with your favorite margarita recipe and enjoy!

Ice, ice baby

Looking to chill your drink without watering it down?  Our fave summertime fruit proves it is as functional as it is tasty with this simple recipe for watermelon ice cubes.

Cut a seedless watermelon into chunks roughly the size of ice cubes. Place in a single layer on a baking pan.  Wrap the tray in plastic wrap and freeze overnight or for several hours until cubes are completely frozen. Pop a cube or two to add flavor and colorful fun to your favorite margarita. 

Want to make this idea even more Pinterest-worthy?  Use cookie cutters to cut your watermelon into fun shapes like hearts, stars, etc.

**Pictures and recipes courtesy of COYNE PR

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