The Salty Dog Cocktail

Bright and fresh – this three ingredient cocktail is perfect for summer!The Salty Dog Cocktail | A Nerd Cooks

Grapefruit juice + vodka or gin = a Greyhound

Grapefruit juice + vodka or gin + a salted rim = a Salty Dog

Get it?

The Salty Dog Cocktail | A Nerd CooksThese cocktails are super refreshing, full of bright flavor, and so simple to put together.

I enjoyed one in the middle of the afternoon after taking pictures, but imagine it would be a lovely brunch cocktail, as well.

The Salty Dog Cocktail | A Nerd Cooks

 

You’ll need (makes 1 cocktail):

  • kosher salt
  • 1.5 oz. vodka or gin
  • fresh grapefruit juice
  • grapefruit wedges, for garnish

Rim a rocks or highball glass with kosher salt.  Fill with ice.  Add the vodka or gin and top with grapefruit juice.  Toss a wedge of fresh grapefruit in there if you’re fancy.

That’s it!  Imbibe!

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