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Summertime Watermelon Lime Coolers (Gluten-Free)
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Jefferson Adams

Jefferson Adams is a freelance writer living in San Francisco. His poems, essays and photographs have appeared in Antioch Review, Blue Mesa Review, CALIBAN, Hayden's Ferry Review, Huffington Post, the Mississippi Review, and Slate among others.

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By Jefferson Adams
Published on 08/12/2014
 

Here’s another easy summertime drink that will turn a few heads. It blends watermelon with sweetened lime juice and crushed ice to deliver a refreshing burst of summer!


Celiac.com 08/12/2014 - Here’s another easy summertime drink that will turn a few heads. It blends watermelon with sweetened lime juice and crushed ice to deliver a refreshing burst of summer!

Photo: CC--Ernest JamesIngredients:

  • 8-10 cups seedless watermelon chunks (about 2 pounds)
  • 2-3 tablespoons Rose’s Lime Juice, to taste
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 2 cups crushed ice
  • lime slices for garnish
  • vodka, rum, or tequila, as desired (select gluten-free varieties if you have concerns)

Directions:
Combine all ingredients in a blender and puree until smooth (add a few tablespoons of water, if necessary).

Add lime juice to get desired sweetness.

Transfer to a pitcher filled with ice and serve in tall glasses.

Garnish with lime slices.

For a grown-up version, add vodka to taste, as desired.