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Bad Blood

Bad Blood

Bad Blood

  • bourbon
  • Level: Medium
  • Prep: 5 min
This bourbon based cocktail was mixed up with Taylor Swift's chart-topper, Bad Blood in mind. It's a strong drink with a kick of flavor. If you're feuding with a friend and in the mood to just kick back and brood, this drink is for you.


  • 2 oz Bourbon Whiskey
  • Fresh Blood Orange
  • 3 dashes of Bitters
  • 1 Sugar Cube
  • 1 Maraschino Cherry


  • Jigger
  • Muddler
  • Bar spoon

How to Mix

  1. Slice the fresh blood orange and put 1-2 slices into the bottom of a rocks glass
  2. Add sugar cube, add 3 dashes of bitters
  3. Use muddler to slowly crush sugar into the orange slices with the bitters
  4. Pour mixture from above into fresh rocks glass with 1 large ice cube
  5. Add bourbon and stir gently with swizzle stick
  6. Garnish with blood orange rind and cherry