Original Bloody Mary

  • Serves

    makes 1 Cocktail


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


  • 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


Step 1

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

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