Blood on the Tracks

What better way to say "I'm over you" than with a blood-orange-and-tequila cocktail with a broken heart garnish?

Feb 12 2016, 3:22pm

All photos by Sydney Kramer.

'This drink is an ode to an album I received from a dear friend during a big heartbreak.'


2 ounces Tequila Ocho Plata

1.5 ounce fresh blood orange juice

3/4 ounce lemon juice

1/2 ounce pomegranate syrup

1 dash Angostura bitters

1 egg white


1. Put all ingredients into a cocktail shaker, adding the egg white last.

2. Shake with 1 ice cube for 30 seconds.

3. Open shaker. Fill with ice and shake for another 10 seconds.

4. Strain into a Champagne coupe.

5. Top with a pinch of salt and garnish with a charred blood orange peel in the shape of a broken heart.