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Fritz's Sonoran Sunset

Thomas J. Story
Yield Makes 1 serving
Prickly pear syrup adds a sweet note to this cocktail's grapefruit and tequila mixture. If your local store doesn't carry prickly pear syrup, you can order it online or substitute grenadine.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup grapefruit juice
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons tequila
  • 1 tablespoon prickly pear syrup (see notes)

Nutrition Information

  • calories 136
  • caloriesfromfat 0.7 %
  • protein 0.6 g
  • fat 0.1 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 19 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • sodium 1.2 mg
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. Fill an 8- to 12-ounce glass with ice cubes. Add grapefruit juice and tequila and stir. Drizzle with prickly pear syrup or substitute grenadine.

  2. Note: Nutritional analysis is per serving.

Cook's Notes

Fritz Jandrey of Portal, AZ developed this cocktail to serve to guests in his garden sanctuary on summer evenings.

Prickly pear syrup is available at www.juniperridge.com