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Watermelon Punch Recipe for Two

Big Mill B&B’s Watermelon Punch 
Refreshing libation for sultry summer days

watermelon punch - refreshing summer beverage from Big Mill B&B in Williamston, NC | chloesblog.com(Photo credit: Chloe Tuttle)

Southerners love watermelon. If you want a real treat, make watermelon punch. And don’t wait for the party – serve it up for just the two of you – for romance or just for good friends.

watermelon punch recipe : innkeeper recipe from a North Carolina Bed and Breakfast | chloesblog.com(Photo credit: Chloe Tuttle)

Watermelon Punch Recipe for Two Folks

  • 1/4 seedless watermelon  (6 cups cubed watermelon) chilled
  • 1/2 to 1 can chilled lemon-lime soda (to taste)
  • 2 Tablespoons frozen orange juice concentrate
  • 1 Tablespoon sugar
  • 2 slices lemon or lime for garnish
  • 2 sprigs fresh mint for garnish

Place chilled watermelon in blender and blend for several seconds on medium speed.

Pour watermelon puree into a pitcher. Add frozen orange juice concentrate and sugar. Stir until dissolved. Chill until ready to serve.

When ready to serve, add chilled lemon-lime soda to the watermelon liquid. Pour into champagne glasses and garnish with lemon or lime rings and mint.

Yield: 4 servings.

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Author: Chloe Tuttle

I am a farm girl who sailed the world, returned home to the family farm and opened Big Mill Bed and Breakfast. Join us for a quiet getaway 252-792-8787.

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