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Salty Dog

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Salty Dog Cocktail

Salty Dog (image origin: Patron Grapefruit Cocktail)

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The Salty Dog is the saline version of the popular "canine" drink, the Greyhound. These two drinks are great, if you learn one you know the other; just switch the vodka with gin and salt the glass rim and the your Greyhound becomes a Salty Dog. Personally I like this drink better, the gin adds depth to the grapefruit and if you add a dash of peach bitters, WOW!

Prep Time: 2 minutes

Total Time: 2 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail

Ingredients:

Preparation:

  1. Pour the ingredients into a collins glass rimmed with salt and filled with ice cubes.
  2. Stir well.
  3. Garnish with a lemon or lime wedge.

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 5 out of 5
Just a warning, Member Erika_Rakupi

Salty Dog is Vodka base!!!! I hope there's not too many mistakes in the recipes... I'm just revising cocktails and I don't want to get confused.

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