Recipe courtesy of Alexandra Raij
Show: Drink Up
Episode: Vodka
Watermelon Vodka Gazpacho
Total:
1 hr
Active:
15 min
Yield:
2 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr
Active:
15 min
Yield:
2 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • Half a medium cucumber
  • Half a small red pepper, seeded
  • 6 plum tomatoes, quartered, and seeded
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 1/2 cups watermelon chunks
  • Kosher salt, as needed
  • Sherry vinegar, as needed
  • Light Spanish olive oil, as needed
  • 3 tablespoons horseradish infused vodka or plain vodka

Directions

Special equipment: Food Processor and blender

In a large bowl place the cucumber, red peppers, tomatoes and lemon juice. Cover with cold water, and salt the water as you would for pasta. Let the bowl sit on the counter for 30 minutes, or overnight in the refrigerator. Discard the water, and blend the cucumbers, peppers and tomatoes with the watermelon in a food processor. Press the mixture through a strainer, then transfer the mixture to a blender and blend until smooth adding the vodka and then the sherry vinegar, to taste. With the blender running add the oil in a thin thread until the mixture changes color (turning orange.) Chill the mixture before serving.

This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional. It has not been tested for home use.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Lemon-Mint Vodka Spiked Watermelon

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Watermelon Gazpacho

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Cucumber Gazpacho with Watermelon and Mint

Recipe courtesy of Tiffani Thiessen

Creamy Gazpacho

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Watermelon Margaritas

Recipe courtesy of Michael Chiarello

Watermelon Martinis

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Petite Watermelons

Recipe courtesy of Hello, Jell-O!

Gazpacho

Recipe courtesy of Firefly on Paradise

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Emeril's Florida

9:30am | 8:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

10am | 9c

Unwrapped 2.0

10:30am | 9:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

11am | 10c

Unwrapped 2.0

11:30am | 10:30c

Unwrapped

12pm | 11c

Unwrapped

12:30pm | 11:30c

Unwrapped

1pm | 12c

Unwrapped

1:30pm | 12:30c

Unwrapped

2pm | 1c

Unwrapped

2:30pm | 1:30c

Man Fire Food

3:30pm | 2:30c

Man Fire Food

4:30pm | 3:30c

Man Fire Food

5:30pm | 4:30c

Man Fire Food

6:30pm | 5:30c

Carnival Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Carnival Eats

8pm | 7c

Carnival Eats

8:30pm | 7:30c

Carnival Eats

9:30pm | 8:30c

Farmers' Market Flip

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12am | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30am | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1am | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30am | 12:30c

Farmers' Market Flip

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here