Take a Greyhound and add the sweet syrup of grenadine for this great Firefly cocktail. The grenadine has two functions in this mixed drink: to balance out the tartness of the grapefruit and to give it a beautiful pink hue with the progressive effect of a Tequila Sunrise.
Fresh squeezed grapefruit juice is best for any cocktail, especially those like this that depend on the juice for flavor.
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Yield: 1 Cocktail
- Pour the vodka and grapefruit juice into a mixing glass with ice.
- Stir well.
- Strain into a highball glass filled with ice.
- Add the grenadine and allow the grenadine to float up from the bottom, stirring it in whenever you like.
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