Food·Posted on Jul 29, 2015Here's How To Fill A Watermelon With Booze In Under A MinuteIf you've got rum, a knife, and an electric mixer, you're in business.by Christine ByrneBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink John Gara / Alice Mongkongllite / BuzzFeed Anybody who's experienced a scorpion bowl understands the ineffable appeal of the communal trough of fruit juice and booze. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com A lot of booze. Nothing brings people together like getting wonderfully turnt, cheek-to-cheek. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com "There are no strangers here; only friends you have not yet shared a scorpion bowl with." - William Butler Yeats. But hands down the best kind of scorpion bowl is one that you can make at home, INSIDE a watermelon, with two ingredients, an electric hand mixer, and a knife. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com First, cut a square hole in the top of the watermelon, wide enough to fit the beater of your hand mixer. John Gara / BuzzFeed You'll only be using a single beater, even though a hand mixer comes with two. Cut on a slight diagonal towards the center of the melon, so that the square lifts out easily. John Gara / BuzzFeed This is when the magic happens. John Gara / BuzzFeed Insert hand mixer and turn it on low. John Gara / BuzzFeed Wiggle it all around in there, gradually turning the speed up to medium. Work that mixer until you've blended all of the watermelon flesh. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF John Gara / BuzzFeed Take the electric mixer out. Its work here is done. John Gara / BuzzFeed Add rum. Lots of rum. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF John Gara / BuzzFeed If you want a very potent scorpion bowl, you can pour some of the watermelon juice out before adding the rum, to make more room. Add straws. John Gara / BuzzFeed Partake. John Gara / BuzzFeed Pssstttt... If sharing isn't your thing, just pour the liquid into single serving glasses. Christine Byrne / BuzzFeed It's not impossible to pour straight out of the watermelon, but it can be a little messy. For easy ladling, cut a little more watermelon off the top to create a bigger hole. See the full video here: View this post on Facebook Facebook: video.php Follow BuzzFeed Food on Facebook and Instagram for more snack hacks and delicious recipes! h/t: Melissa's Produce for the great watermelon hack.