When the weather turns warmer, I am always looking for flavorful, refreshing, drink recipes to add to my summer menus. Today, I have teamed up with CH Distillery to bring you a drink recipe that will be perfect for your next barbeque or backyard gathering.
If you are not familiar with CH Distillery Spirits, they are a Chicago brand which produces several spirits including Vodka, Gin, Rum, Bourbon, Amaro, Limoncello and flavoured Brandy’s. CH is available at numerous restaurants, bars and retail stores in Chicago and it’s neighbouring suburbs. In addition, CH Distillery hosts events and is the perfect place for destination tours, private events, cocktails, and dinner. So the next time you plan a trip to Chicago, make sure to put CH Distillery on your to-do list!
CH Vodka has a clean, light sweetness with a smooth peppery finish. For today’s recipe, I paired this with the flavors of summer; watermelon, lime, and cucumber. It’s the perfect combination for a warm summer day.
Watermelon and Cucumber Splash
5 cups seedless watermelon
1 large cucumber peeled and cut into chunks
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons honey
2/3 cup CH Vodka
Garnish with watermelon, cucumber, or lime slices
1. Using a blender, blend watermelon and pour through a sieve
2. Blend the cucumber the same way, pour through a sieve and add to watermelon juice
3. In a bowl, stir lime juice and honey and add to juices
4. Add vodka
5. Mix and enjoy!
To life feeling like home!