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5 from 5 votes

Grapefruit Salty Dog

Salty and tart, this grapefruit cocktail is the ideal refresher for 5 o’clock.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Salty Dog Grapefruit Cocktail
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Author Ali Randall


  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 1/2 ounce elderflower liqueur I love St. Germain brand
  • 3 ounces freshly squeezed ruby red grapefruit juice
  • Kosher salt
  • Grapefruit slices and fresh rosemary sprigs for garnish


  • Run a slice of grapefruit around the rim of each class. Sprinkle kosher salt on a small plate and coat the rim with kosher salt.
  • Add ice to the glass followed by the vodka, grapefruit juice, and elderflower liqueur.
  • Garnish each glass with a sprig of fresh rosemary and a slice of grapefruit.