Didn't think a Bloody Mary could get any better? Make it a dirty! This cocktail includes olive juice to add a little kick to the classic Bloody Mary. Go wild with the garnish to really impress your guests.
Keyword: Bloody Mary Recipes, Martini Recipes, Vodka Cocktail Recipes
2 1/2Tbsplemon juice
1 1/4tspcelery salt,divided
2tspblack sesame seeds
1/4tspground black pepper
1cupchilled tomato juice
1tsphot pepper sauce
3Tbspliquid from jarred pimento-stuffed olives
Olives, pepperoncini, marinated mushrooms, optional for garnish
Lightly brush the rims of each martini glass with lemon juice. On a small plate, mix together onion powder, 1 tsp celery salt, black sesame seeds, and black pepper. Place martini glasses upside-down on the plate to coat with spice mixture.
In a cocktail shaker, combine tomato juice, vodka, dry vermouth, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, remaining 1/4 tsp celery salt, olive juice, and remaining lemon juice. Add ice, cover, and shake. Strain the mixture into the prepared glasses.
Garnish with skewers of olives, pepperoncini, and marinated mushrooms, if desired.