WATCH: Fresh From Florida Features a Florida Watermelon Sunrise – a Super Refreshing Cocktail!
By Space Coast Daily // July 5, 2023
A perfect Summertime drink
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Looking for a sippable summer treat? Try a Florida Watermelon Sunrise.
■ 6 cups Florida watermelon chunks, pureed
■ 2 Florida oranges, juiced
■ 1/2 cup vodka (such as Florida Fish Hawk Spirits)
■ 1/2 cup ginger beer (or to taste)
■ 1 cup melted orange sherbet
■ Puree watermelon in a blender (or with an immersion blender or food processor), and strain if desired.
■ Combine watermelon puree and orange juice, mixing well.
■ Fill glasses with ice, and pour the desired amount of vodka into each glass, followed by a watermelon mix and a splash of ginger beer.
■ Drizzle orange sherbet and garnish with a watermelon slice and orange peel.