Shake, strain, straight up, cocktail glass, garnish as desired
Ingredients used will inform garnish. The author's Amer Boudreau is 80 proof, dry, and bitter.
The Blood and Sand is named for the 1922 Rudy Valentino bullfighter movie of the same name. This version, originally posted on eGullet, has been scaled down to a more manageable 3 ounces.