A classic cocktail that is only slightly less intimidating than the name implies. Both sweet vermouth and the addition of strawberries give it its bloody hue — and a dash of sweetness.

Bloodhound Cocktail Recipe

1 ounce gin
1/2 ounce sweet vermouth
1/2 ounce dry vermouth
crushed strawberries

Shake gin, and sweet and dry vermouth well.  Strain into a glass with crushed ice and a tablespoonful of crushed strawberries.