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Bleeding Heart Martini

Keep up the fear factor with a Bleeding Heart martini, a drink with a pickled beet that "bleeds" from a would caused by a cocktail spear.

  • servings: 4

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Ingredients

  • 2 ounces dry vermouth
  • 8 ounces premium gin
  • Ice cubes
  • 4 Pickled Baby Beets, each placed on a cocktail skewer

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Chill 4 martini glasses in the freezer or fill with ice water and let sit until frosty, about 5 minutes (pour out water). Add the vermouth, dividing evenly; swirl to coat the glasses, then pour out. Add gin to a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously until chilled; divide among chilled glasses. Garnish each with a skewered pickled baby beet, and serve immediately.

Source
Halloween 2009, 2009

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