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A question about a recipe: Horseradish Vodka Bloody Mary

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So I'm finally planning to make this recipe, and I can't find fresh horseradish. Sounds like it's out of season, although that doesn't usually stop the stores. I'm in DC - any ideas?

asked by HeatherM about 7 years ago

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Merrill Stubbs
Merrill Stubbs

Merrill is a co-founder of Food52.

added about 7 years ago

You could probably use drained prepared horseradish in place of fresh to infuse the vodka; just keep in mind the results will be a little different -- may not be quite as spicy.

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HeatherM
added about 7 years ago

Thanks, Merrill. Update: I managed to track some down at HMART in Silver Spring!

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NWB
NWB
added about 7 years ago

The Whole Foods in my neighborhood often carries fresh horseradish. I'm sure the vodka will be worth the hunt!

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HeatherM
added about 7 years ago

Yeah, I called two of them here, NWB, but they didn't have any.

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NWB
NWB
added about 7 years ago

So sorry you had trouble finding it. Hope the drinks turned out well!

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