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Grapefruit Sunrise

February 15, 2019 0 Comments

In honor of National Grapefruit Month, we’re sharing our favorite grapefruit cocktail recipe we know you’ll love! The Grapefruit Sunrise is the perfect blend of sweet and tart flavors. The taste is bold, but the recipe is simple!

Grapefruit Sunrise

This sweet recipe is the perfect way to celebrate National Grapefruit Month. 

Course Cocktails, Drinks
Prep Time 5 minutes


  • 1 part vodka whipped or regular
  • 2 parts ruby red grapefruit juice
  • 1 part orange liqueur
  • splash lemon juice
  • splash grenadine
  • rosemary springs for garnish optional


  1. In a shaker, combine the vodka, grapefruit juice, orange liqueur, grenadine and lemon juice. Shake it up.

  2. Pour in a cocktail glass over ice. 

  3. Garnish with rosemary sprigs, if you want, and enjoy! 

We’re totally loving this cocktail, as it’s the perfect mix of sweet flavors to get us ready for spring! Whether you’re somewhere warm and sunny or gray and snowy, you’ll want to try this tasty drink. The recipe is measured in “parts,” which is perfect for making a pitcher (or two) to share with friends or just one–you choose!

Want to try another twist on grapefruit and vodka? Try out this refreshing Grapefruit Champagne Mule! Either way, you won’t be disappointed.

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