watermelon mojito recipe

Watermelon Mojito

Refreshing Watermelon Mojito recipe with fresh watermelon juice and simple syrup muddled with mint for an incredible easy summer cocktail.
Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword 4th of July, beverage, easy cocktail, easy recipe, entertaining, fiesta, Mocktail, party, rum, summer
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 150 kcal
Author Julie Blanner


  • 2 square chunks of seedless watermelon
  • mint sprig
  • ice crushed or cubed
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 1 1/2 oz white rum
  • 1/2 c club soda


  1. In a food processor, puree watermelon. Remove any seeds with fine mesh sieve. Set aside.

  2. Muddle watermelon and lower leaves from sprig of mint {reserving others to garnish}.
  3. Add crushed ice. 
  4. Add 1 oz simple syrup or 2 tablespoons sugar, rum and club soda.

Recipe Notes

Mojito Substitutions

Make a Pitcher of Watermelon Mojitos to Serve a Crowd (serves 8)

Nutrition Facts
Watermelon Mojito
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 150
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.