Sandia Recipe from Órale Mexican Kitchen

In honor of everyone’s favorite holiday, National Tequila Day! For those of us who can’t make it to a place like Órale Mexican Kitchen in Jersey City, the eatery has offered up its Sandia recipe for all to enjoy.


    • 2 oz of your tequila of choice
    • 3/4 oz fresh lemon juice
    • 3/4 oz agave syrup
    • 3 chunks of watermelon flesh (approx. 2” cubes)
    • Watermelon wedge


    • In a cocktail shaker, muddle the watermelon cubes. Add the remaining ingredients and fill  shaker with ice.
    • Shake well.
    • Strain into rock margarita glass.
    • Garnish with small watermelon wedge.

Órale Mexican Kitchen
341 Grove Street
Jersey City