3 Drink Garnishes Made with Melons

Create party drink garnishes that are as fun as the sipper itself. A cookie cutter and some melons make easy work of the pretty drink embellishments.

Make the drinks at your next party a lot more festive and fun with easy letter garnishes cut out of melon. Here's what you'll need. Cantaloupe or honey dew melon cut into rings about a half-an-inch thick, alphabet cookie cutters, a paring knife, and short skewers. Just position the cookie cutter on the melon and press. Here are three fun options for melon cutouts. Thread one on a skewer, perch it on the rim of a glass, or just pop it right into the drink. Any way you slice it, melon cutouts are a fun and easy way to make a drink party ready.