Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays because it’s an opportunity to show appreciation for our loved ones. In addition, following the Christmas holiday season, Valentine’s Day gives us another reason to host a fun, holiday-themed party!
In honor of February being “The Month of Love” and National Grapefruit Month, I wanted to share a cocktail recipe that’s party-perfect.
Share the love with a mint grapefruit julep below!
- 6 oz grapefruit juice
- 4 oz bourbon
- ½ lime
- 1 oz Simple Syrup
- 10 mint leaves
- Handfuls of mint sprigs
- Crushed ice
- Fill 2 glasses with crushed ice. Add mint and bourbon to cocktail shaker and muddle well. Add grapefruit juice, lime and Simple Syrup. Shake well and pour over ice Garnish each glass with mint sprigs.
Tell Me: What’s your favorite grapefruit-flavored cocktail?