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Watermelon Margarita Shooters

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Watermelon Margarita Shooters are a refreshing and fun twist on the classic margarita, perfect for summer gatherings. These shooters combine the bright flavors of fresh watermelon puree, zesty lime juice, smooth tequila, and a hint of triple sec for a balanced and delightful mini cocktail. Served chilled, these shooters are a quick and easy way to add a splash of fun to any party.

Tasting Notes

The first sip of the Watermelon Margarita Shooter offers a burst of juicy watermelon flavor, immediately refreshing and sweet. The tequila provides a smooth, warming base that balances the sweetness of the watermelon.

The triple sec adds a subtle orange note that enhances the overall flavor profile without overpowering it. The lime juice cuts through the sweetness with its tangy and zesty punch, bringing all the flavors together in a harmonious blend.

As you continue to sip, the natural sweetness of the watermelon puree remains at the forefront, making each shooter feel light and summery. The tequila’s presence is noticeable but not overwhelming, allowing the fruit flavors to shine.

The combination of lime and triple sec adds depth and complexity, making this shooter not only refreshing but also layered with different taste sensations that complement each other perfectly.

Tips & Tricks

Muddle fresh mint leaves with the lime juice for a refreshing herbal note.

Top with a splash of soda water or sparkling wine for some fizz.

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Watermelon Margarita Shooters

Watermelon Margarita Shooters

Kick Off the Party with a Burst of Watermelon Bliss


  • 0.75 oz tequila
  • 0.25 oz triple sec
  • 0.5 oz lime juice
  • 1 oz watermelon puree


  1. In a shaker add tequila, triple sec, lime juice, watermelon puree, and ice. Shake very well.
  2. Pour into shot glass, and garnish with watermelon wedge (optional).


For the watermelon puree you can buy it, or make your own by blending the red part of a watermelon (remove seeds) until very smooth. Don't sweeten it.

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