Pink Pomelo Spritzer

ROSE & IVY Journal Pink Pomelo Spritzer

One of the great parts about winter is the variety of citrus that is available from blood oranges to pomelos, so much colorful goodness. Pomelos are just pretty - their chartreuse exterior and bright pink interior make them irresistible.  Here is a simple recipe that incorporates this variety of fruit.

Pink Pomelo Spritzer

1 large pink pomelo, juiced

1 cup water

½ cup sugar

Chilled sparkling water, to taste

*Serves 2

Place 1 cup of water and sugar in a heavy-bottomed saucepot over low heat. Allow sugar to dissolve. Let chill in the refrigerator.Divide pomelo juice into two glasses. Add desired amount of simply syrup and seltzer.

Photography by Alison

*This recipe originally appeared in the Winter 2015 issue of ROSE & IVY Journal