Sunset Citrus Sipper

April 6, 2015

Author Notes:

Yummy Limoncello, grapefruit juice and mint round out this super sunset cocktail. Perfect flavors for a spring or summer day!


Serves: 4


  • 1/2 cup grapefruit juice
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 16 ounces Limoncello
  • 1 bunch fresh mint
In This Recipe


  1. To a medium size microwaveable bowl, add the juice and sugar and blend.
  2. Microwave for 3 minutes, stir and microwave again until syrup forms, approximately 2 - 3 more minutes.
  3. Remove and let cool for 4 minutes.
  4. Dip rim of shot glass in the syrup and into sugar and then pour 1 ounce or so into shot glasses. like a sunset.
  5. Add equal parts Limoncello slowly about 1 to 1 1/2 ounces. This will form a layered look, like a sunset.
  6. Add mint to the rim and serve this drink as a sipper.

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LE B. April 13, 2015
nice job and congrats! I admire your 'rim action' for its tart/sweet counterpoint!