Watermelon Elyx Cocktail


Watermelon Elyx Cocktail

Recipe type: Yield: 2-4 Prep time: Cook time: Total time:

A summer fresh cocktail mixed with watermelon and a hint of basil


Garnish: 3 Small Watermelon Balls on Prism PickIngredients:1 ½ oz. Absolut Elyx½ oz. Uncle Val Gin1 oz. Basil Simple Syrup½ oz. Watermelon Purée½ oz. Fresh-squeezed Lime Juice5-6 Dashes Hella Ginger BittersBasil Simple Syrup RecipeIngredients:1 ½ C. Basil Leaves1 Q Water1 Q Sugar


  1. Cocktail Preparation Procedures:
  2. 1) Combine all ingredients in mixing glass.
  3. 2) Add ice to mixing tin.
  4. 3) Shake vigorously to chill.
  5. 4) Strain half of the cocktail into service glass and half into glass carafe.
  6. 5) Place glass carafe atop crushed ice in copper vessel.
  7. Basil Simple Syrup Preparation Procedures:
  8. 1) Combine all ingredients in medium saucepan.
  9. 2) Over medium heat, bring to a boil.
  10. 3) Reduce heat to low and simmer for 15 minutes.
  11. 4) Strain mixture through chinois.
  12. 5) Label and date.
  13. Watermelon Purée Preparation Procedures:
  14. 1) Remove garnishes from watermelon.
  15. 2) Place remainder of melon in blender.
  16. 3) Blend thoroughly.
  17. 4) Strain through chinois.
  18. 5) Label and date.

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