A fun summer twist on the classic Bellini using fresh watermelon
~ TRIVIA ~
WHAT IS WATERMELON BELLINI MOCKTAIL?
Why is it called bellini?
WHAT DOES BELINI MEAN?
Giuseppe Cipriani, the founder of Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy, invented the Bellini sometime between 1934 and 1948. He named the drink the Bellini after a painting by 15th-century Venetian artist Giovanni Bellini in which a saint’s toga is depicted in a toga.
What is a mocktail?
What is the origin of the term “mocktail”?
Mocktails, which is an abbreviation for “mock cocktails,” are non-alcoholic party drinks. The term “mock” refers to a facade of an alcoholic cocktail that lacks any alcoholic content.
a typically iced beverage made with a variety of ingredients (such as juice, herbs, and soda water) but no alcohol
It’s simply a non-alcoholic beverage.
Prep Time: 25 mins
- 1 cup watermelon, cubed
- Sparkling Cider (sparkling apple juice)
1.Puree the watermelon in a blender
2.Evenly divide the puree in 4 champagne flutes
3.Fill the glasses with sparkling cider
4.Garnish with a piece of watermelon if desired