Spicy Grinch

Spicy Grinch

Spicy check, festive check, delicious check! Keeping things festive and fun with this spicy, sweet and just downright delicious cocktail combines our Rakomelo with the jalapenos, mint, grapefruit, honey, pomegranate to create something really delicious!

That natural spice from jalapeño, pairs really well with mint, honey from our Rakomelo, and the extra ginger ale to top it off....trust us you will make another one!

Yield: serves 1


  • 2 oz Mastrogiannis Rakomelo
  • 1 oz fresh grapefruit juice
  • Juice from 1/2 lime.
  • 1-2 jalapeño slices
  • 1-2 mint leaves
  • 1-2 tsp honey.
  • Pomegranate arils.
  • Ginger beer (to top)
  • Sugar rim


  1. On a shallow plate, add the sugar. Rim your glass in sugar, then fill with ice. Combine the Rakomelo, lime juice, grapefruit juice, honey, mint and jalapeños in a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice and shake until combined, about 1 minute. Strain into your prepared glass. Top with ginger beer and garnish as desired. Enjoy!