September 1, 2023

One of the Mexican national drinks, where it is sometimes made with pomegranate juice instead of tomato juice and without the grenadine. It was allegedly originally created by Oscar Hernandez, a fruit stand vendor from San Luis Soyatlán, Mexico.

Vampiro cocktail recipe

A supercharged version of Bloody Mary with a hint of sweet grenadine.

IBA Category:

Was formerly present among IBA official cocktails but has since fallen off the list.

Vampiro cocktail recipe


  • Tequila (2 fl oz.)
  • Tomato juice (1 fl oz.)
  • Orange juice, freshly squeezed (1 fl oz.)
  • Lime juice, freshly squeezed (0.5 fl oz.)
  • Grenadine syrup (0.5 fl oz.)
  • Red hot pepper sauce (7 drops)
  • Salt (1 pinch)
  • Black pepper (1 grind)

Vampiro cocktail recipe

Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass.