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Blood & Sand

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The Blood & Sand is a classic cocktail that is named after a 1922 silent film of the same name. It is a whiskey-based drink that combines the flavors of Scotch, orange juice, cherry liqueur, and sweet vermouth to create a complex and fruity taste. There are many variations of the Blood & Sand, with some recipes calling for different types of whiskey or liqueurs. Some variations also add a dash of bitters for added complexity.

It is a unique cocktail that combines the smoky flavor of Scotch with the sweetness of cherry liqueur and the tartness of orange juice. The sweet vermouth provides a subtle herbal note that balances out the other flavors, creating a complex and well-rounded taste. Overall, the Blood & Sand is a sophisticated and flavorful cocktail.


      • 3/4 oz. Scotch
      • 3/4 oz. Heering Cherry Liqueur
      • 3/4 oz. Sweet Vermouth
      • 3/4 oz. Orange Juice


        • Blood Orange Semi-Circle


          1. Add ingredients to a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled
          2. Strain into a chilled coupe or Nick & Nora glass
          3. Garnish with blood orange slice

        Make it

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