The Perfect Summer Cocktail - The Sashito
June 23, 2015
Seasonal RecipeSummer EntertainingCocktails
Summer is officially here which means game on for major sun time. And did we mention cocktails? This beauty crafted by Bartaco with imagery by Alea Moore is summertime in a glass. So grab a pencil and take notes because the Sashito needs to be your new signature bevi. A cocktail infused with watermelon and lemon? We'll cheers to that! For other delicious watermelon ideas, click here.
My sweet friends at Bartaco, one of Atlanta's hottest restaurants, shared their secret recipe of their "summer fave" cocktail- The Sashito. I promise, this delightfully refreshing cocktail with its watermelon, fresh lemon juice, and spirits will have you cheersing to summer! Plus its bright and cheery color will have you dreaming of sitting by the ocean and playing tunes of the beach boys in your head. 
The Shashito
Prep Time
10 Minutes
Cook Time
Total Time
10 Minutes
2T of chopped watermelon 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
3/4 oz Campari 3/4 oz Combier
1 oz Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice 3 dashes Angostura Bitters
Watermelon slice for garnish
In martini shaker, muddle the chopped watermelon and simple syrup
Add all the measured ingredients and bitters, and then fill with ice.
Shake well.
Double strain into an ice filled rocks glass.
Garnish with watermelon slice.