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.
How 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:
- Orange Juice
- McGuinness Melon Liqueur (or comparable)
- Melon for garnish
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I love making my cocktails in vintage barware such as this amazing Ring Necked Pheasant glass mug of mine. I have several of these and if you’ve ever seen my Instagram account, you’ll know I have an obsession with bird glasses.
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.
Here’s the recipe, safe drinking!
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Vodka Melon Ball Cocktail
- Prep Time
- 5 minutes
- Total Time
- 5 minutes
- Karlynn Johnston
- 2 oz Vodka
- 2 oz McGuinness Melon liqueur (or similar)
- 6 oz Orange Juice
Combine vodka and melon liqueur in Boston Shaker and shake with ice.
Pour into a nice glass and add orange juice.
The quality of the orange juice you make in this really makes a difference!
All calories and info are based on a third party calculator and are only an estimate. Actual nutritional info will vary with brands used, your measuring methods, portion sizes and more.