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5 from 6 votes

Watermelon Margaritas

These Watermelon Margaritas are the ultimate refreshing summer drink!
Prep Time7 mins
Total Time7 mins
Course: Drink
Cuisine: American
Keyword: margarita recipe, watermelon cocktail, watermelon margarita
Servings: 1 (8oz) drink
Calories: 257kcal


  • 1/2 - 2/3 cup fresh watermelon cubed
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • 3 oz tequila I prefer silver

GARNISH (all optional)

  • small watermelon slice
  • lime wedge
  • salt
  • fresh mint


  • Add pieces of fresh watermelon into a blender or food processor and pulse. Place a large fine mesh sieve over a bowl and pour in the pureed watermelon. Use the back of a wooden spoon or rubber spatula, pressing to remove liquid from the watermelon mixture. Discard solids.
  • Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice and add in watermelon juice, lime juice, and tequila and shake for about 10 seconds.
  • Rim glasses with a bit of lime juice and salt if desired. Add ice cubes to glass.
  • Pour margarita into prepared glass and add garnishes as desired (watermelon slice, lime wedge and mint)


Calories: 257kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 199mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 1009IU | Vitamin C: 23mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 1mg