Tag: grapefruit

A Blood Orange Greyhound Cocktail

A Blood Orange Greyhound Cocktail

A Greyhound is a cocktail consisting of grapefruit juice and either gin or vodka; it is traditionally served over ice.  “Greyhound” is also the nickname given to my husband by a friend in law school due to his tall, thin physique.  Although the two are 

A Tequila Siesta Is My Kind Of Cocktail

A Tequila Siesta Is My Kind Of Cocktail

It’s Friday and sadly I’m not at the International Food Bloggers Conference in Sacramento, so I’ll post instead.  This is another fun and somewhat “new” tequila based cocktail for those that want something other than margarita or a Paloma.  Most have probably never heard of a 

Pink Paloma, Mexico’s Most Beloved Cocktail

Pink Paloma, Mexico’s Most Beloved Cocktail

A pink paloma is a truly fabulous drink and thankfully I found it. Very little is actually known about the true historical origins of this tequila-based Mexican favorite, but it is a great, refreshing alternative to a margarita.   Whether you are a tequila lover