Lemon zest twist (discarded) & float dehydrated blood orange slice or skewered Luxardo Maraschino cherry
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass
|1 fl oz||Caisteal Chamuis peated scotch whisky|
|3/4 fl oz||Heering Cherry Liqueur|
|3/4 fl oz||Rosso/rouge (sweet) vermouth|
|3/4 fl oz||Blood orange juice|
|1/6 fl oz||Italian red bitter liqueur|
|3 drop||Saline solution 4:1 (20g sea salt to 80g water)|
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Faint earthy peaty and bittersweet notes befit the name in this riff on a classic Blood & Sand. Sadly, it's a tad seasonal as this is a lesser cocktail when made with regular orange, rather than blood orange juice.
Created in April 2023 by yours truly at The Clocktower, Rye, England.