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Spicy Bloody Marys

  • SERVINGS: 8
  • MAKE-AHEAD

Here's a very potent version of the quintessential brunch drink.

  1. 5 cups tomato juice
  2. 3 cups vodka
  3. 1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
  4. 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  5. 2 tablespoons bottled horseradish
  6. 2 teaspoons Tabasco
  7. Freshly ground pepper
  8. 8 cucumber spears, for garnish
  1. In a large chilled pitcher, combine the tomato juice, vodka, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, horseradish, Tabasco and pepper to taste. Refrigerate until chilled. Serve over ice, garnished with a cucumber spear.