Miami Beach

Miami Beach Cocktail

Miami Beach Cocktail

This Prohibition-era classic combines grapefruit juice with smoky scotch and dry vermouth. See the recipe for Miami Beach Cocktail »Ingalls Photography

Florida is the nation's biggest grapefruit-growing state, so it makes sense that this Prohibition-era classic would be named for Florida's legendary strand. This recipe first appeared in our March 2014 issue.

Miami Beach
Florida is the nation's biggest grapefruit-growing state, so it makes sense that this Prohibition-era classic would be named for Florida's legendary strand.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 oz. dry vermouth
  • 1 oz. fresh white grapefruit juice
  • 1 oz. blended scotch, such as Johnny Walker

Instructions

  1. Combine vermouth, grapefruit juice, and scotch in a cocktail shaker filled with ice; shake vigorously and strain into a chilled coupe glass.