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Pink Grapefruit Sparklers

Photo: Ryan Benyi; Styling: Elizabeth Blake
Prep time 10 mins
Chill time 8 hrs
Yield

Serves: 8

Serve Pink Grapefruit Sparklers at your holiday gathering. Garnish these refreshing, fizzy drinks with fresh mint leaves, if desired. Let grapefruit brighten up the colder weather with these citrus-boosting recipes. 

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice (from 2 large lemons)
  • 3 cups fresh pink grapefruit juice (from 4 medium grapefruits)
  • 1 cup pomegranate (or cranberry) juice
  • 1 liter seltzer or club soda, chilled
  • Mint leaves for garnish, optional

Nutrition Information

  • calories 105
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • protein 1 g
  • carbohydrate 26 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • sodium 29 mg

How to Make It

  1. Stir sugar and lemon juice in a large pitcher until sugar has dissolved. Add grapefruit and pomegranate juices. Mix well, cover and refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight. Stir juice mixture and divide among 8 glasses filled with ice. Pour in seltzer and serve immediately. Garnish with mint leaves, if desired.