With watermelon reaching its peak flavor this time of year, what better way to toast to the weekend than mixing up this tasty, low-calorie cocktail? Created exclusively for SHAPE by Smirnoff's mixologist Lynnette Marrero, this delicious drink has only 126 calories and combines the refreshing flavors of watermelon, lemon, and cucumber for the ultimate summer sip.
4 chunks watermelon
2 slices cucumber
1 1/2 ounces SMIRNOFF Sorbet Light Lemon
1/4 ounce lemon juice
1/2 ounce agave (optional)
Perrier Pink Grapefruit Sparkling Water
1 cucumber spear, for garnish
Muddle watermelon and cucumber in a mixing glass. Combine with vodka and lemon juice, add ice, shake, and strain over fresh ice into a highball glass. Add agave if desired for a sweeter taste. Top with sparkling water and garnish with cucumber spear.