Salty Dog

Seaside Sipper: Explore the Salty Dog Cocktail


7/21/20231 min read

Salty Dog


Makes 1

3 oz. fresh grapefruit juice

3 oz. grapefruit la croix

1 1/2 oz. vodka

2 teaspoons lime juice


lime wedge

grapefruit slice for garnish

sprig of thyme for garnish

  1. To salt the rim of the glass, take a lime wedge and rub it around the rim. Take a plate of salt and rub the rim of the glass around to fully coat it.

  2. In a cocktail shaker add fresh grapefruit juice, vodka, and lime juice. Shake until combined.

  3. Pour into a glass with ice and top with grapefruit la croix.

  4. Garnish with a grapefruit wedge and a sprig of thyme.

Welcome to the beachy world of the Salty Dog! Need a cocktail to drink at the poolside or for a laid-back beach party, the Salty Dog is the drink for you. This recipe will show you how to whip up the perfect mix of vodka and tangy grapefruit juice with a salty twist. After trying the Salty Dog cocktail you'll be shaking them up every summer day! So, get ready for a laid-back and refreshing drink to make this summer!