She lived deep in the forest in a tiny cottage and sold herbal remedies (also known as Bagel Spice) for a living. Folks living in the town nearby called her Bloody Mary, and said she was a witch. None dared cross the old crone for fear that their cows would go dry, their food-stores rot away before winter, their children take sick of fever, or any number of terrible things that an angry witch could do to her neighbors.

IngredientsBagel Spice Bloody Mary (for 1 serving)

  • Ice 
  • 3 shakes worth of celery salt
  • 3 shakes worth of sea Salt
  • 1 dollop of extra hot horseradish
  • 5 generous shakes of Bagel Spice
  • 1 teaspoon of A-1 Steak Sauce
  • 2 or 3 drops of Tabasco Hot Sauce
  • 2 slices of your favorite pickles
  • 2 OZ Vodka (or more)
  • 1 small can of V8 Juice (5.5 OZ)


  1. Fill a 16 OZ cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Add all the ingredients above in the following order: Celery Salt, Sea Salt, Hot Horseradish, Bagel Spice,
    A-1 Steak Sauce, Tabasco Hot Sauce, Vodka and finally the V8 Juice. (Following this order will ensure proper mixing)
  3. Shake 30 times!
  4. Rim* your serving glass with Bagel spice.
    (* Moisten the rim with water or lime and dip into a plate full of Bagel Spice)
  5. Place a few ice cubes in the serving glass.
  6. Strain the cocktail from the shaker into the glass.
  7. Garnish with the pickles on a skewer.
  8. Please drink responsibly. Don't drink and drive. 

This recipe was submitted to us by Dorothy from Claremont, CA. -Thank you Dorothy! 

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