New Orleans Salty Dog

enVision Phuket, Thailand

- 5 oz Grapefruit juice
- 2 oz Vodka
- Coarse Salt

Coat the rim of a highball glass with salt. Mix Vodka, Grapefruit juice and a pinch of salt in a shaker with ice and pour into glass with salted rim.

The enVision Team : « In 1952 Mrs. A. Mitchell Palmer, widow of Woodrow Wilson’s attorney general, claimed she created the drink as a cure laryngitis, but it is not known who really invented the Salty Dog or where. A 1947 citation claims it comes from Texas, which is a grapefruit-growing state. Others point to New Orleans, where to be someone’s “salty dog” meant to be well seasoned, like a rough and ready sailor. »

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