Arise Watermelon Rita

Your Friday night mocktail has arrived. Welcome summer with calming Aplós and refreshing watermelon in a delicious non-alcoholic margarita.

Arise Watermelon Rita

Arise Alcohol-Free Spirit



  • 4 cups frozen watermelon (keep fresh if serving on the rocks)
  • 1/2 cup Aplos Arise
  • 1/4 cup grapefruit juice
  • 1/3 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1–2 tbsp honey depending on desired sweetness
  • 1 heaping cup ice 
  • Salt for rim
  • 4 Limes for garnish


  • Cut up your watermelon and freeze it on a baking sheet for at least six hours. If you are making margaritas on the rocks, skip the freezing step.
  • Add watermelon, Aplós Arise, grapefruit juice, lime juice, honey and ice to a blender. Leave out ice if making on the rocks.
  • Blend until completely smooth.
  • Pour into salted rim glass and serve with lime.