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The Melon Ball cocktail is a popular and easy to drink cocktail that tastes like spring. It makes use of a few select ingredients to bring you a drink that will have you out on your deck in a lawn chair in no time.

What do you need to make a Melon Ball Cocktail?

For this recipe, you will need a melon baller (if you wish to make nice garnishes, that is) as well as the following ingredients:

  • Vodka
  • Orange Juice
  • McGuinness Melon Liqueur (or comparable)
  • Melon for garnish

You can get a melon baller here for the cost of a cup of coffee (nowadays anyway.. ):

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Anyway, I know you are itching to know how to make this so I’ll get to the recipe in a moment but I do want to point out that if you are looking for vodka cocktails, I have a great list of them right here that you should check out: 6 Excellent Vodka Cocktails You Need To Try.

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Here’s the recipe, safe drinking!

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Vodka Melon Ball Cocktail
Prep Time
5 mins
 
The Melon Ball cocktail is a popular and easy to drink cocktail that tastes like spring. It makes use of a few select ingredients to bring you a drink that will have you out on your deck in a lawn chair in no time.


Course: Cocktail
Cuisine: cocktails
Servings: 1
Calories: 358 kcal
Author: Karlynn Johnston
Ingredients
  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 2 oz McGuinness Melon (or similar)
  • 6 oz Orange Juice
Instructions
  1. Combine vodka and melon liqueur in Boston Shaker and shake with ice.

  2. Pour into a nice glass and add orange juice.

Nutrition Facts
Vodka Melon Ball Cocktail
Amount Per Serving
Calories 358
% Daily Value*
Sodium 2mg 0%
Potassium 340mg 10%
Total Carbohydrates 38g 13%
Sugars 34g
Protein 2g 4%
Vitamin A 6.8%
Vitamin C 103.1%
Calcium 1.9%
Iron 1.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

 

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Hey guys, I'm Karlynn! Welcome to The Kitchen Magpie, my website full of family friendly recipes, cocktails & homesteading tales of chickens & cows from the family farm! Make sure to check out my bestselling cookbook, Flapper Pie & a Blue Prairie Sky ,stay tuned for info on my second cookbook!

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