Blood & Sand

This drink's name is a tribute to the 1922 silent movie Blood and Sand, which stars Rudolph Valentino as a poor young Spaniard who eventually becomes a great matador.

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  • Servings: makes 1 drink

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  • Ice
  • 1 1/2 ounces blended Scotch
  • 3/4 ounce cherry liqueur, preferably Heering
  • 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 3/4 ounce fresh orange juice

How to make this recipe

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients and shake well. Strain the drink into a chilled coupe.

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