Sensational Salty Dogs

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Is there anything better than an ice cold, refreshing cocktail on a hot summer day? One of the best warm weather drinks is the salty dog­­—a refreshing blend of grapefruit juice and vodka. This light and tasty cocktail hits the spot every time. With a couple of simple substitutions, you can enjoy a salty dog any way you like.

grapefruit-salty-dog

Ingredients: Grapefruit salty dog

  • Coarse sea salt (for rim)
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • 1 cup red grapefruit juice, freshly squeezed
  • 3 ounces of quality vodka
  • Grapefruit slice (for garnish)
strawberry-salty-dog

Ingredients: Strawberry salty dog

  • Coarse sea salt (for rim)
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • ½ cup red grapefruit juice, freshly squeezed
  • ½ cup strawberry puree
  • 3 ounces of quality vodka
  • Strawberry (for garnish)
watermelon-salty-dog

Ingredients: Watermelon salty dog

  • Coarse sea salt (for rim)
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • ½ cup red grapefruit juice, freshly squeezed
  • ½ cup watermelon puree
  • 3 ounces quality vodka
  • Watermelon slice (for garnish)

What’s your favorite summer cocktail? Share photos of your salty dog—or any of your favorite drinks—with us on Facebook and Instagram with the hashtag #ALMbites.