About the Peppermelon Cocktail
The balance of sweet watermelon and spicy pepper makes this cocktail undeniably refreshing.
Ingredients in the Peppermelon Cocktail
- 1.5 oz London dry-style gin
- .75 oz Black Pepper Honey Syrup*
- 1 oz Watermelon juice
- .5 oz Lemon juice
Garnish: Watermelon cube and ground black pepper
How to make the Peppermelon Cocktail
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake for 10 seconds and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a watermelon cube coated on one side with ground black pepper.
*Black Pepper Honey Syrup
- 2 tbsp Black peppercorns
- 1 cup Water, plus more if needed
- 1 cup Honey
Add the peppercorns to a small saucepan over high heat and shake gently until fragrant. Add the water, bring to a boil and cook for 3 to 5 minutes. Strain into a measuring cup and add enough additional water to measure 1 cup. Add the honey and stir until it dissolves.
(Photo courtesy Matthew Meier)