Salty dog

Beth Pierce


This flavorful Salty Dog Cocktail is an easy blend of grapefruit juice, vodka and salt. The end result is a memorable cocktail that can be made in less than a minute and is perfect for brunch, holiday parties, neighborhood soirees and bridal showers.


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2 Min
No-Cook or Other


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    coarse salt
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    grapefruit wedges for rimming glasses and garnish (see notes)
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    ice cubes
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    6 ounces grapefruit juice (per glass)
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    2 ounces vodka (per glass)

How to Make Salty dog


  1. Pour coarsely ground salt onto shallow plate. Rim outside of glass well with the juice from a slice of grapefruit. Now dredge the rim of glass into the salt. Add ice and pour 3 parts grapefruit juice to 1 part vodka. Stir with a cocktail stirrer and serve promptly.

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About Salty dog

Course/Dish: Cocktails
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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