Happy National Bloody Mary Day!!

Sorry….. Did I say that too loudly?  …*whisper* happy national bloody mary day.

Hope you all had a great night last night!! Even though my blog is booze based I’m not much of a party girl! So, I was in bed at a nice respectable hour!

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I got a wonderful, comfy sleep in my own bed..

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And I woke up bright eyed and bushy tailed first thing this morning!!

 

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Ok, so maybe we all need a little “hair of the dog”! So, let’s make some Bloody Mary’s!!

BLOODY MARY

INGREDIENTS

    • 1/4 cup (2 ounces) tomato juice
    • 3 tablespoons (1 1/2 ounces) vodka
    • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
    • 3/4 teaspoon freshly grated horseradish
    • 3 dashes hot pepper sauce, such as Tabasco
    • 1 pinch salt
    • 1 dash freshly ground black pepper
    • About 1 cup ice cubes
    • any garnish you desire

PREPARATION

    1. Rub a slice of lime around the rim of the glass and twirl in some celery salt on a plate to rim the glass
    2. In 11-ounce highball glass, stir together tomato juice, vodka, Worcestershire sauce, horseradish, hot sauce, salt, and pepper.
    3. Fill glass with ice, then pour mixture into second glass.
    4. Pour back and forth 3 to 4 times to mix well,
    5. then sprinkle lemon juice over.
    6. Garnish with whatever you want! Be creative!! I am the Queen of garnish and prefer to make my Bloody Mary into a meal, so I garnished mine with a shrimp, pepperoni, horseradish cheddar, a pickled garlic scape and an olive! GO NUTS
    7. CHEERS!!

 

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