Original Bloody Mary

This classic version has been the signature cocktail at the King Cole Bar at New York City’s St. Regis Hotel since 1934.

Original-Bloody-Mary Original Bloody Mary
This classic version has been the signature cocktail at the King Cole Bar at New York City's St. Regis Hotel since 1934.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 2 oz. tomato juice
  • 1 12 oz. vodka
  • 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice
  • Worcestershire, to taste
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • Cayenne pepper, to taste
  • Lemon wedge, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Combine ingredients in a mixing glass, stir, and pour into an ice-filled collins glass. Garnish with lemon.