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Blue Restaurant & Bar’s Blood and Sand Cocktail

With only seven ingredients, you can be your own bartender.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 ounces scotch whisky
  • 3/4 ounce blood orange juice
  • 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 3/4 ounce cherry-flavored brandy
  • 3/4 ounce blended scotch
  • 1 maraschino cherry
  • 1 whole orange

Preparation

  • Combine all ingredients in shaker glass filled with ice.
  • Shake thoroughly.
  • Strain ingredients into martini glass.
  • Add orange zest and maraschino cherry.
  • Serve straight with no ice.

WANNA GO?
Blue Restaurant & Bar
206 N. College St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
704.927.2583

This article ran in the January 2016 issue of Charlotte Happenings.

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