Watermelon Mint Splash

Spiked Watermelon Limeade is the perfect pitcher cocktail for summer gatherings. This delightful pink drink features the refreshing flavors of watermelon, zesty lime, and aromatic mint, complemented by a kick of vodka. The combination of freshly pureed watermelon, homemade mint simple syrup, and a splash of lime juice creates a vibrant and tantalizing beverage. It's a must-have for any summertime celebration, offering a tasty and invigorating sip that will leave everyone wanting more.

Watermelon Mint Splash

A refreshing pitcher cocktail featuring the flavors of watermelon, lime, and mint, with a hint of vodka for a delightful kick.

4.96 from 97 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins


  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3-4 fresh mint leaves
  • 1 cup watermelon, diced
  • 3/4 oz watermelon liqueur
  • 1/4 cup lime juice, freshly squeezed
  • 3 tbsp mint simple syrup
  • 1-2 oz vodka


  1. In a saucepan, combine water and sugar, then heat over medium heat until boiling. Remove from heat and add fresh mint leaves, allowing them to steep for 30 minutes.
  2. Strain the mint simple syrup and transfer it to a sealable container, then refrigerate for up to two weeks.
  3. Place the diced watermelon in a blender and puree until smooth. Use a fine mesh strainer to remove any pulp from the watermelon juice.
  4. In a pitcher, combine the watermelon liqueur, freshly squeezed lime juice, mint simple syrup, and vodka. Stir until well combined, then chill.
  5. Serve the cocktail cold or over ice, garnished with a slice of lime.