Old Bay Bloody Mary

  • Serves

    makes 1 Cocktail


Old Bay seasoning gives this drink, served at the Old Ebbitt Grill in Washington, D.C., a savory kick.


  • 2 tbsp. Old Bay seasoning
  • 1 lime wedge
  • 1 12 oz. vodka, preferably pepper flavored
  • 3 oz. tomato juice
  • 1 14 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 14 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 large tail-on shrimp, peeled, boiled, and chilled
  • 1 oz. beef broth


Step 1

Sprinkle Old Bay on a plate. Rub the rim of a small glass with the lime wedge and dip rim in Old Bay to coat. Add cracked ice to glass; set aside.

Step 2

In a mixing glass, combine vodka, beef broth, tomato juice, lemon juice, and black pepper; stir to combine. Pour into reserved glass; garnish with shrimp.

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