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The Ultimate Bloody Mary Cocktail Recipe

Updated on July 22, 2013

Bloody Mary cocktails are a bit of an art. The ultimate Bloody Mary is so much more than just vodka and a store bought mix. This cocktail should be a meal in and of itself. Made with celery, bacon, and bleu cheese stuffed olives, this Bloody Mary recipe certainly fits the bill!

Perfect for a Sunday brunch!

What you need
What you need | Source


  • 4 slices thick cut apple wood smoked bacon
  • 4 celery sticks
  • 1 lime
  • bleu cheese stuffed olives
  • dash of celery seed
  • 3 spicy V8 cans, (The juice pictured is too thin, canned V8 works better!)
  • grated Parmesan cheese
  • cracked black pepper
  • Worcestershire sauce
  • vodka

Mix it up! (makes 2 awesome Bloody Mary's)

  1. Start with 2 pint glasses filled with ice and add vodka to taste. I usually fill the glass about 1/3 of the way full.
  2. Add V8 to fill the glasses about 3/4 full. You need to save room for all the other awesome stuff!
  3. Set aside 2 of the bacon slices for garnish. Chop the other 2 slices split between the two glasses.
  4. Add a dash of celery seed, cracked black pepper, and Worcestershire sauce to each glass. Sprinkle Parmesan cheese to taste. Stir up and give it a taste. Still a little bland? Add more celery seed, pepper, or Worcestershire. A little bit of olive juice is good, too.
  5. Cut the lime in half. Save half for garnish, then squeeze juice from the other half into each glass.
  6. Mix or shake to blend ingredients.
  7. Add celery stalks, bleu cheese stuffed olives, a slice of bacon, and a lime wedge to both glasses. Sprinkle the top with a little more Parmesan cheese and enjoy!
Yummy! | Source


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      peachy 4 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      Awesome beverage recipe for a vampire party! Voted up