Good afternoon! It’s National Daiquiri Day, or grown up agua fresca day! I’m going to try a watermelon one. Don’t call the daiquiri police. I know it’s not correct, but it’s what I want. It’s my birthday week–indulge me. I tossed pureed watermelon, pomegranate vodka, lime juice, agave nectar and mint into the shaker and shook it up. Into the glass it went on top of a frozen watermelon daiquiri ice cube. Quite cooling on this sweltering Missouri summer afternoon. Had a little left over so I made myself a little daiquiri poptail. I discovered the popsicle mold will hang right on the freezer shelf, so I can justify making just one from time to time.
For those of you who measure things, here you are: