The next time you're boozy brunching, don't settle for any ole vodka and tomato juice mixture. Instead, spice up them Bloodys with the over-the-top ingredients -- like bacon, fried shallots, beet juice, and wasabi powder -- featured in these 11 recipes. As the saying goes, when life gives you a
hangover, make Bloody Marys. Yeah, I'm pretty sure that's how it goes.
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Starring beets, purple carrots, sweet potatoes, and other nutritious greens, this spin on the tomato blend will help you bounce back from Saturday night’s shenanigans. Shake things up
Key ingredients: Bolthouse Daily Roots beet juice Worcestershire sauce Tabasco Horseradish Vodka Courtesy of Bakers Royale
What’s cooler than a Bloody Mary in a glass? A Bloody Mary on a stick! It's quite literally cooler because it's frozen. Recipe
here! Key ingredients: Tomatoes Celery stalk Lemon Dijon mustard Worcestershire sauce
Packed with yellow cucumbers, apples, and tomatillos, the green color will trick folks into thinking you're drinking a healthy green juice, when you're actually just boozin'. Get the
Key ingredients: Yellow tomatoes Tomatillos Cucumber Green apple Vodka Courtesy of Bev Cooks
This shooter -- spiked with a freshly shucked Blue Point -- is the perfect cross between
brunch and oyster happy hour. Get a taste.
Key ingredients: Bloody Mary mix Live Blue Point oysters Vodka Tabasco Worcestershire sauce
Brighten your brunch-time beverage with a bevy of juices (bell pepper, pineapple, and mango nectar, to name a few). It's sweeter than usual, but still damn good. Switch things up
Key ingredients: Yellow tomato juice Bell pepper juice Pineapple juice Yellow beet juice Mango nectar Courtesy of Daydreamer Desserts
Ginger vodka! Sherry! Mustard! The three major ingredients in this Frankenstein Bloody make one big reason to get out of bed in the morning. Get the
Key ingredients: Ginger vodka Sherry Dijon mustard Tomato juice Lemon juice
Sake, shochu, and wasabi powder team up for some serious Japanese flavor. Here's the
Key ingredients: Shochu Sake Teriyaki sauce Miso paste Wasabi powder Drew Swantak/Thrillist
Fact: bacon makes everything better. Case in point: this bold take on a Bloody features a bacon-wrapped breadstick. And the bacon-infused vodka is an added bonus. Here's the
Key ingredients: Bacon Brown sugar Breadsticks Tomato juice Bacon-infused vodka Courtesy of The Drink Blog
Swap traditional horseradish for peno syrup and tomato juice for tomato water, which is basically just a fancy tomato juice. Add some candied jalapeños for the full upgrade. Make it
Key ingredients: Tomato water Peno syrup Candied jalapeños Olive brine Lemon juice
Topped with a splash of beer and fish sauce, this Asian-inspired Bloody Mary offers a mind-blowing mixture of salty, fizzy, and sweet with just the right amount of flair. Get the
Key ingredients: Rice lager (Singha or Sapporo) Green olive brine Thai-style fried shallots Sambal oelek Tomato juice Courtesy of My Diary of Us
The secret weapon in this zesty concoction is a blend of steak seasoning (weird, but just go with it!) along with pickle, olive, and pepperoncini. Recipe
Key ingredients: Tomato juice Steak seasoning (McCormick’s) Pickle juice Olive juice Pepperoncini pepper juice
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