The Guatermelon Especial Cocktail


A very refreshing rum cocktail with a watermelon twist. All you need are light rum, lime juice, simple syrup, and watermelon puree. This is a house cocktail of the R Bar in New Orleans.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
1 cocktail


  • ½ cup chopped seedless watermelon, or as needed

  • ice

  • 3 fluid ounces light rum

  • 1 fluid ounce lime juice

  • 1 fluid ounce simple syrup

  • 3 fresh lime wedges


  1. Blend watermelon in a blender or food processor until smooth.

  2. Fill a shaker with ice. Pour 4 fluid ounces watermelon puree, light rum, lime juice, and simple syrup into shaker; cover and shake. Pour cocktail and ice into a pint glass and garnish with lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

310 Calories
0g Fat
31g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 1
Calories 310
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 4mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 31g 11%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 8g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 23mg 113%
Calcium 18mg 1%
Iron 1mg 3%
Potassium 177mg 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

You’ll Also Love