Blood & Sand

This classic Scotch-based cocktail calls for orange juice, sweet vermouth and Cherry Heering liqueur, a combination that still inspires mixologists across the country.



This classic cocktail, named after a silent film from 1922 starring Rudolph Valentino, has served as inspiration for mixologists across the country. Try mixing up these deliciously simple ingredients at home.

Blood & Sand

1 ounce Scotch whisky
1 ounce Cherry Heering
1 ounce orange juice
1 ounce sweet vermouth

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled martini glass.

Read about the St. Louis hot spot, Blood & Sand, where co-owner TJ Vytlacil serves up 10 variations of this classic cocktail.

Edit Module
Edit Module

Related Articles

Malört's Meteoric Rise

Boldly bitter bäsk is becoming an underground hit in the cocktail world.

Everything You Need to Know About Sweet Wine

Here’s your everything guide on how the sweet stuff is made, plus six elixirs that will electrify your Valentine's Day.

Do You Need a Cellar?

If your storage specs aren’t up to snuff, you’re putting your pleasure and your hard-earned dough at risk.

A Drink with Robert De Niro

We talk to the Academy Award-winning actor and restaurateur about his favorite cocktail and new vodka.
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit Module

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time. View an example of our newsletter.

Edit Module
Edit Module

Shop

Edit Module
>
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit Module

Related Web Articles