Bloody Beers

Inspired by the famous Bloody Mary cocktail, this drink includes lager beer for a unique flavour profile.

Ingredients

  • 55 g (¼ cup) Maldon salt
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 180 ml (¾ cup) tomato juice
  • 3 Tablespoons lime juice
  • ½ teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • ½ teaspoon hot sauce
  • 3 wedges lime
  • 355 ml (36 fluidounces) lager beer

Directions

  1. Mix together the salt and red pepper flakes on a small plate. Set aside.
  2. Place tomato juice, lime juice, Worcestershire, and hot sauce into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  3. Select Variable 1.
  4. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 5.
  5. Blend for 10 seconds.
  6. Rub the rims of 3 pint glasses with a lime wedge. Dip the glass in the chilli salt and fill with ice.
  7. Divide 60 ml (1/4 cup) of the tomato base among the three glasses. Top each glass with a can of lager beer.
  8. Garnish with spicy pickled green bean and fennel, if desired.