Briny Hounds

TGIF Y’all! What better way to kick off the weekend than with a tasty cocktail? This refreshing drink is perfect for a day of tailgating and hanging with your friends. Enjoy!
— Carrie

Mint Simple Syrup

  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1/2 cup of torn mint leaves
  • Zest of half a lime
  1. Place all ingredients above into a saucepan and bring to a simmer over medium heat. 
  2. Stir for a few minutes until the sugar is dissolved and then remove from the heat. 
  3. Store in an air tight container in the fridge and use for 1 week.

Sweet and Spicy Rim

  • 4 tbsp  sugar
  • 4 tsp fine sea salt
  • 1/5 tsp ground cayenne 
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika

Briny Hounds

  • 1/3 cup of freshly squeezed grapefruit juice
  • 1/8 cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/3 cup soda water
  • 1 jigger of vodka
  • 1 tbsp of mint simple syrup
  • Sweet and Spicy Rim Mixture
  • Lime wedges
  1. Fill a glass with ice and combine all ingredients above.
  2. Use a second glass to mix the cocktail. 
  3. Rim the edge of the first glass with a lime wedge then dip the edge in the spicy rim mixture. 
  4. Pour the drink into the rimmed glass and serve.