Sunset Serenade Cocktail

This exquisite cocktail combines the refreshing flavors of pink grapefruit and the subtle sweetness of sake, shaken with muddled cucumber and mint, and finished with a splash of soda. It's the perfect accompaniment to summer sunsets and romantic moments.

Sunset Serenade Cocktail

An elegant cocktail with pink grapefruit juice, sake, muddled cucumber, mint, and a splash of soda.

4.31 from 67 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins


  • 2 1/2 ounces fresh Pink Grapefruit Juice
  • 2 ounces sake
  • 4 slices cucumber
  • A small handful of fresh mint
  • 1/2 tsp. simple syrup (1:1 ratio of water and sugar)
  • 1 splash of soda


  1. Prepare cucumber garnish and set it aside.
  2. Muddle 3-4 slices of cucumber and a small bunch of fresh mint in a shaker.
  3. Add ice to the shaker, then pour in the grapefruit juice, simple syrup, and sake.
  4. Shake vigorously and pour (without straining) into a frosted glass.
  5. Splash with soda, garnish, and serve.