CIROC Summer Watermelon Vodka Cocktail Recipes

August 3rd marks National Watermelon Day and CÎROC wants you to celebrate summer the right way. Bring a touch of fun to any Summer celebration with limited-time only CÎROC Summer Watermelon vodka, five times distilled and made from fine French grapes with a distinct blend of fresh watermelon and other natural flavors.

For an easy-to-make cocktail with a kick, the Summer Watermelon Picante. With a delectable taste and twist, this cocktail is bound to kick you right into summer mode.

Add a touch of wine to your summer cocktail for Sunday brunch with your close ones and make the Summer Watermelon Sparkle a sparkly, light, and low-calorie.

Are you working on any stories for National Watermelon Day? Let us know if you’re interested in trying a sample or have any questions. Please find hi-res images in the link below and recipes below.

ciroc summer watermelon sparkle

Summer Watermelon Sparkle

1 oz CÎROC Summer Watermelon

1/2 oz Cranberry Juice

1 oz Champagne to top

1/4 oz Elderflower Liqueur if desired

Watermelon Skin Twist for garnish


1 Pour the CIROC Watermelon and cranberry juice into a flute glass.

2 Top with champagne

3 Garnish with a Watermelon skin twist.

 ciroc summer watermelon picante

Summer Watermelon Picante


2oz CÎROC Summer Watermelon

.5oz agave nectar

2 slices of Serrano pepper, Handful of cilantro

GARNISH: Watermelon slice & cilantro 


1 Combine all ingredients and ice. Shake and then strain into a rocks glass.

2 Garnish with sprig of cilantro and watermelon slice.