Sparkling Greyhound

This easy cocktail combines grapefruit juice and vodka, and comes together in a matter of minutes!

Yield:

Makes 8 servings (serving size: about 1/2 cup)

Recipe Time

Prep: 7 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 87
Fat 0.0 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 5 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 597 mg
Calcium 9 mg

Ingredients

1 pink grapefruit, cut into 16 wedges
1/4 cup gray sea salt
Crushed ice
1 cup vodka
1 1/2 cups unsweetened white grapefruit juice
1 cup club soda, chilled

Preparation

1. Rub rims of 8 (8-ounce) martini glasses with 8 grapefruit wedges.

2. Place sea salt into a shallow dish and dip martini-glass rims in the salt.

3. Fill martini shaker halfway with crushed ice. Add 1/2 cup vodka and 3/4 cup grapefruit juice; shake to chill.

4. Strain evenly into 4 of the martini glasses. Stir in 2 tablespoons club soda per glass. Repeat to make 8 drinks.

5. Garnish glasses with grapefruit wedges.

Note:

Laura Zapalowski,

December 2007