Watermelon Basilito

A refreshing combination of juicy watermelon, fragrant basil, tangy lime juice and rum.

Watermelon Basilito

Ingredients ~
5 or 6 1-inch chunks of watermelon
4 large basil leaves, torn into pieces
1 ounce lime juice
1-1/2 ounces white rum
1/2 ounce simple syrup
1/2 ounce grenadine
Basil sprig for garnish

Directions ~
Thoroughly muddle the watermelon and basil together with the lime juice in the bottom of a mixing glass.

Transfer to a rocks glass and top with ice. Shake the remaining ingredients with ice and strain into the glass with the watermelon.

Garnish with a sprig of basil.

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