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How to Make a Blood & Sand

Scotch

How to Cocktail: Blood and Sand

Named for a Rudolph Valentino movie about bullfighting, this classic Scotch cocktail tastes like neither blood nor sand.

INGREDIENTS:

  • .75 oz The Glenrothes Select Reserve Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • .75 oz Sweet vermouth
  • .75 oz Cherry Heering
  • .75 oz Orange juice
  • Garnish: Orange peel
  • Glass: Coupe or cocktail

PREPARATION:
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass. Garnish with an orange peel.

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