Pressed Watermelon With Basil Water
- 6-8 large basil leaves
- Pinch of sea salt
- 4 cups chilled water
- 4 cups red or yellow seedless watermelon chunks (about 1/4 large melon)
- ¼ teaspoon white wine vinegar
Combine watermelon chunks and basil leaves in a colander placed over a large bowl. Using a metal ladle or spoon, press watermelon to extract as much juice as possible. (The remaining pulp should be fairly dry.) Season the juice with sea salt and white wine vinegar, and strain through a fine-mesh ...