Vote now in the 2021 Best of San Antonio Readers Poll.

Friday, May 23, 2014

Shot of the Week: The Sunburn

Posted By on Fri, May 23, 2014 at 8:06 AM

img_0048jpg

It's almost too easy. (Dustin Dooling)

It’s summer time in south Texas and not even SPF 1000 can protect you. Whether you’re tubing down the river, carving it up on the lake or just lounging by the pool, there is no way to escape the effects of el sol.

This week’s shot is perfect for two reasons:

  1. Its got the refreshing burst of flavor that only watermelon can provide, while taking all the rubbing alcohol flavor out of your vodka.
  2. It’s a reminder to you just how dangerous the rays of the sun can be.

So drink up, stay safe and remember the sunscreen this summer.

1 ¼ ounce vodka

¾ ounce watermelon pucker

Shake with ice and strain into shot glass.

Tags: , ,

Support Local Journalism.
Join the San Antonio Current Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the San Antonio Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Speaking of Shot Of The Week, melon Shots

Read the Digital Print Issue

June 16, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Join SA Current Newsletters

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2021 San Antonio Current

Website powered by Foundation