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A grapefruit soju cocktail in a glass.

Grapefruit Soju Cocktails

  • Author: Alexandra Stafford
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 10 drinks (according to Gourmet), 5 drinks (according to Ali)


Adapted from Gourmet


  • 1 tablespoon superfine sugar
  • 1 quart (4 cups) fresh-squeezed (or not) grapefruit juice
  • 1 cup soju (sometimes called sochu), sake or vodka, chilled
  • Club soda or seltzer water chilled


  1. Stir the sugar and 1/8 teaspoon salt into the juice and stir to dissolve. Stir in soju and add sugar to taste.
  2. Pour into ice-filled glasses and top with a splash of club soda.


Gourmet’s note: Grapefruit mixture without soju can be made four hours ahead and chilled. Add soju to mixture just before serving.

  • Prep Time: 5 minutes