An iconic cocktail the world over and one of the best hangover cures. Make it as spicy or mild as you like and for the “virgin” version, just omit the vodka.


  • 30ml Vodka

  • 1-2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice

  • 100-150ml tomato juice

  • Dash of Worcestershire sauce

  • Dash of Tabasco

  • Horseradish, to taste *optional

  • Stick of celery, to garnish

  • Slice of lemon, to garnish

  • Freshly cracked black cracked pepper


  • 1.

    Place ice into a tall glass and pour over the vodka

  • 2.

    Place the celery stick the glass – you want it a little taller than the glass to use as a stirrer

  • 3.

    Add Worcestershire, Tabasco and horseradish (if using)

  • 4.

    Add lemon juice and tomato juice

  • 5.

    Give it a good stir and garnish with freshly cracked black pepper a slice of lemon

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