Grapefruit Moscow Mule

Grapefruit, fresh ginger and 7UP with a little va-va-Vodka is a great combo to liven up a traditional Moscow Mule cocktail.

 Grapefruit Moscow Mule with fresh ginger and diet 7up

Grapefruit Moscow Mule with fresh ginger and diet 7up

RECIPE

  • 3 oz Vodka
  • 3 oz Grapefruit Juice
  • 12 oz Diet 7UP
  • 1 Tbsp freshly grated ginger
  • 1 Grapefruit
  • 2 Copper Mugs or 2 Cocktail Glasses
  • Ice
  • *Makes 2 Cocktails

DIRECTIONS

  1. Grate 1 Tbsp of fresh ginger using a citrus zester or fine grater
  2. Add 3 oz Vodka to cocktail shaker
  3. Add 1 Tbsp grated ginger to cocktail shaker
  4. Add 3 oz grapefruit juice to shaker
  5. Add 12 oz of Diet 7UP to shaker
  6. Add 3-5 ice cubes to shaker
  7. Close lid on shaker, and shake, shake, shake! *Gentle shakes. Remember the fizz from the 7UP!
  8. Fill mugs or glasses with ice
  9. Pour drink from shaker over ice in each mug
  10. Add a squeeze of fresh grapefruit if desired and a wedge as a garnish.
  11. Cheers!