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SPARKLING GRAPEFRUIT AND PEACH SIPPER
Mix one part each fresh grapefruit juice, vodka and peach nectar. Add a splash of grapefruit bitters and top with sparkling wine.
Recipe adapted from Better Homes and Gardens, February 2013
ISLE OF PINES
1/2 cup pomegranate juice
1 tablespoon sugar
1 cup white rum
1/2 cup fresh grapefruit juice
Bring pomegranate juice and sugar to a boil in heavy small saucepan, stirring until sugar dissolves. Boil until reduced to 1/4 cup, about 5 minutes. Cool syrup.
Pour 2 tablespoons syrup, 1/2 cup rum, and 1/4 cup grapefruit juice into cocktail shaker. Fill with ice, shake vigorously. Strain into 2 martini glasses. Repeat to make 2 more drinks.
Recipe adapted from Bon Appetit, January 2009
GIN AND GRAPEFRUIT FIZZ
1 heaped teaspoon grapefruit marmalade
2 ounces gin
juice of 1 lemon
squeeze of fresh grapefruit juice
grapefruit wedges to serve
In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, add the marmalade, gin, lemon and grapefruit juices. Shake and pour into a champagne flute. Top with sparkling wine.
Recipe adapted from Martha Stewart