Blood Orange Martini
Serve this gorgeous martini at your next celebration or make one just for you. You'll discover that a blood orange martini is always welcome.
blood orange juice (from one orange)
Cointreau (or other orange flavored liqueur)
Blood orange slice, for garnish
Add gin, blood orange juice, Cointreau, and lime juice to a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously for 15 seconds.
Strain into a martini glass. Garnish with an orange slice and serve immediately.
Make Ahead: Juice the oranges, and lime and store separately in fridge. Slice an orange for garnishes. Chill the martini glasses.
If you like, replace the gin with vodka. Navel oranges or grapefruit could be substituted for the blood oranges.