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Blood Orange Martini

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This Blood Orange Martini has a refreshing and simple flavor. This is the best seasonal cocktail to make and is sure to become a favorite among guests you may have. This quick mix of ingredients will only take a few minutes and will be ready to serve in an instant.

Two cocktails garnished with blood oranges.

Blood Orange Martini

This Blood Orange Martini is so delicious and made with fresh ingredients. You will include a freshly-squeezed blood orange along with a bit of lime juice and orange liqueur. This cocktail along with other fruity drinks like this Raspberry Bellini Champagne Cocktail or Plum Apple Hot Toddy Whiskey Cocktail is perfect for a group of adults looking to relax or to serve at a party.

Ingredients

  • Vodka- This will be the base for your cocktail.
  • Blood Orange- You will need the juice from this fruit.
  • Triple Sec– This will be the main Liqueur for the cocktail.
  • Lime- You will need freshly squeezed lime for the best taste.
  • Blood Orange Slice- You will use this to garnish your martini.

How to Make a Blood Orange Martini

Using a cocktail shaker, pour in all of the ingredients and begin to shake for about 15 seconds.

Shaking all the ingredients to combine in a cocktail shaker.

Prepare a martini glass and strain the cocktail into the glass. Place a blood orange slice for garnish on the rim.

straining the blood orange martini into the prepared martini glass

Serve and enjoy!

Two of the cocktails surrounded by oranges and limes.

When to serve this Cocktail

This Orange Martini is a recipe that will be best served during a warm or hot day. You can enjoy this cocktail during spring or summer or both. This cocktail is very refreshing and will definitely cool you down.

How is a blood orange different from a navel orange?

There is only one main difference between a blood orange and a navel orange. The difference between the two is the color of their flesh. Blood oranges have a very rich tasting and reddish inside which is where the name ‘blood’ in blood orange comes from.

A blood orange martini with a liqueur bottle and cocktail shaker behind it.

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Blood Orange Martini

Blood Orange Martini

Published By Jill
This Blood Orange Martini has a refreshing and simple flavor. This is the best seasonal cocktail to make and is sure to become a favorite among guests you may have. This quick mix of ingredients will only take a few minutes and will be ready to serve in an instant.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Beverage
Cuisine American
Servings 1 cocktail

Ingredients
  

  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 1- ounce blood orange juice
  • ½ ounce triple sec
  • ¼ lime juiced
  • Blood orange slice for garnish

Instructions
 

  • Add vodka, blood orange juice, triple sec, and juice from the lime into a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously for 15 seconds.
  • Strain into a martini glass and garnish with an orange slice before serving.

Notes

You can replace triple sec with Cointreau.
Use fresh-squeezed blood orange juice for the best flavor.
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Easy and Delicious Blood Orange Martini

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