Bloody Hell

When the pipes freeze, this is the antifreeze
2 sh Rye, Wild Turkey
1 12 sh Grapefruit juice
6 ds Orange bitters, Regans' orange bitters
Stir ingredients with ice; strain using julep strainer into coupe glass; enjoy; repeat until pipes are unfrozen
Best mode is made using R.W. Knudson Organic Grapefruit Juice
J., Bar One, consulted on the pipe freeze situation, but not on the drink
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DrunkLab's picture

Most blood oranges are much

Most blood oranges are much sweeter than grapefruits, without the bitterness, and with a full orange flavor accented with raspberry. Substituting blood orange for grapefruit could still make a good drink, though you might want to add a bit of lemon to offset the sugar.