#Pride4Everybody: Grapefruit Mint Granita Punch
June is Pride month what better way to celebrate than with a delicious cocktail, right? This grapefruit mint granita punch is the perfect beverage to serve at your next summer get together. I’m pretty sure it’s going to be one of your new favorite icy punch recipes. It’s easy to make (no cooking involved!) and only requires an ice cube tray and a blender. So whether you’re hosting an after parade pride party or just celebrating a sunday funday this month, this easy punch recipe is sure to be a hit!
Grapefruit Mint Granita Punch
Makes 8 servings
Ingredients: 4 cups grapefruit juice / 1/2 cup ginger ale / 4 tablespoons mint simple syrup / 1-1/2 cups Smirnoff Ruby Red Grapefruit / honey / sanding sugar / grapefruit wedges + fresh mint for garnish
Supplies: ice cube tray / small glasses / cocktail spoons
Step 1: Pour grapefruit juice into ice cube trays and freeze until solid or overnight.
Step 2: Meanwhile, pour honey in a shallow dish and sanding sugar in another. Dip the rim of each glass in honey and then in the sanding sugar. Shake off the excess and allow it to dry.
Step 3: Once the juice is frozen, place the ice cubes in a blender. Add the ginger ale and mint simple syrup and blend until smooth. Pour in Smirnoff and pulse a few times until mixed together. Divide the mixture evenly between four small cocktail glasses.
Step 4: Garnish each glass with a fresh grapefruit wedge and fresh mint. Serve with a small spoon and cheers!
If you’re looking for more great #Punch4Everybody recipes, check out my watermelon mint agua fresca punch for another delicious, fresh punch!
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smirnoff for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Thanks so much for supporting the brands that keep Sarah Hearts going!
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Rachel | The Crafted Life
I don’t even like grapefruit but I still really want to make this! Looks so good!
Is it sweet? Tangy? Doesn’t really matter cuz it looks so pretty!
Lindsay - Shrimp Salad Circus
The drink sounds amazing, but honestly, I’m even more blown away by your gorgeous styling and photography!!!
these photos are so pretty, Sarah! And that recipe sounds so tasty. It might be the ice cubes that did me in!
Amy @ Homey Oh My!
Quite possible the prettiest cocktails I’ve ever seen. And those ice cubes!!! <3
*sigh* I love grapefruit. So wishing I could drink this summer!
I’ve been on a huge grapefruit kick lately and these sound absolutely delicious!!
Yum! And refreshing! Love the tip about the honey around the rim. Makes the sugar stick perfectly.
I know what I will be drinking this weekend! Yum.