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Freshly Pressed Cocktail

I'm loving tasty cocktails featuring the ruby red citrus grapefruit. Case in point: the Freshly Pressed.

This refreshing little tipple features my favorite spirit, gin. the juice from half of a grapefruit, Rose's lime juice, and grapefruit bitters. Its perfectly-pink hue is delicate and feminine, making it a lovely option for a girls' night in.

For the recipe, read on. Freshly pressed grapefruit juice is essential for this recipe - you really can't cheat with anything else.



1/2 large grapefruit, juiced

1 ounce gin

1/4 ounce Rose's lime juice

Dash of grapefruit bitters

Lemon peel


1. In a shaker, combine ice, grapefruit juice, gin, lime juice, and grapefruit bitters.

2. Shake and pour into a martini glass.

3. Rub lemon peel along the rim of the glass and pop it into the cocktail.

Makes one drink


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