The Commons' Bloody Mary

A Great Bloody Mary

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Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego, Calif., The Commons Bar has established itself as the ultimate weekend brunch hot spot. They're known for their signature brunch menu and delicious Bloody Marys, recipe below, which are served in mason jars and garnished with a medley of toppings from olives and limes to jumbo shrimp. The Commons is the perfect place to celebrate National Bloody Mary Day.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces tomato juice
  • Pinch of Dimitri's Seasoning
  • 1 bottle Guinness beer
  • Pinch of horseradish

Directions

Mix ingredients well, taking care not to shake the beer vigorously.

 

Nutritional Facts

Sugar
2g
2%
Carbohydrate, by difference
2g
2%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
17mg
23%
Calcium, Ca
4mg
0%
Sodium, Na
157mg
10%
Water
53g
2%

Bloody Mary Shopping Tip

Buy your booze in bulk – transfer what you need into smaller bottles to stock your bar – you’ll save money and have enough leftover for your next party.

Bloody Mary Cooking Tip

Add another layer of flavor to your cocktails by making your own simple syrup – combine equal parts sugar and water with whatever aromatics you like – fresh herbs, whole spices, citrus, or chile peppers – heat to dissolve sugar and strain before using.