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a glass of watermelon paloma with spring of fresh mint

Watermelon Paloma

A refreshing summer cocktail made with fresh watermelon and a few other ingredients.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 5 servings
Calories 220kcal
Author Ashley C.


  • 6 cups watermelon diced
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1 1/4 cups tequila
  • 1/3 cup lime juice
  • 3/4 cup sparkling water
  • Ice
  • Lime wedges, watermelon and mint for garnish
  • Salt to rim the glass


  • Add the watermelon to a blender and pulse until smooth. Strain into a pitcher.
  • Add the orange juice, tequila and lime juice and stir to incorporate. Add the ice.
  • Rub a lime wedge over the edge of the glass and dip in salt to rim the edge. Fill until ¾ full and top with the sparkling water.
  • Garnish with lime wedges, watermelon or mint sprigs and serve.


Calories: 220kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 11mg | Potassium: 324mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 1145IU | Vitamin C: 44mg | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 1mg