Lazy Dog


This lazy dog cocktail is easy to make with vodka, fresh ginger, and grapefruit seltzer. Salt the rim and garnish with fresh grapefruit wedges or a fresh ginger stick swizzle.

Lazy Dog cocktail
Prep Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
5 mins
2 cocktails


  • 4 slices fresh ginger

  • 1 teaspoon white sugar

  • 3 ounces vodka

  • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can grapefruit-flavored seltzer water


  1. Muddle ginger and sugar in a mixing glass until crushed.

  2. Add vodka and stir to dissolve sugar. Strain into 2 ice-filled Collins or rocks glasses with a salt rim. Top with grapefruit-flavored seltzer.

Editor's Note:

This cocktail recipe is featured in the Apr/May 2021 edition of Allrecipes Magazine.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

108 Calories
3g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 2
Calories 108
% Daily Value *
Sodium 6mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 3g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 2g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 6mg 0%
Potassium 19mg 0%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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