Cocktail Friday :: Grapefruit Gimlet

Grapefruit Gimlet

Austin’s own Deep Eddy Ruby Red Vodka is the star of this week’s signature cocktail; The Grapefruit Gimlet. Deep Eddy made a splash during SXSW with this new flavored vodka and it is simply perfect for Summer! Enjoy this little number lakeside with friends or at a weekend BBQ.

Grapefruit Gimlet


  • 1/4 cup Deep Eddy Ruby Red Vodka
  • 1/4 cup Deep Eddy straight vodka
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons Simple Syrup
  • Ice cubes
  • 2 lime slices


Place first four  ingredients in cocktail shaker; fill with ice. Cover and shake the hell out of it for a bit. Strain into two Martini glasses and garnish with lime slices.

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