Skip Nav

Here's How to Make Busy Phillips's Bloody Mary Recipe

Busy Phillips's Bloody Mary Recipe Includes a Secret Ingredient You Didn't See Coming

We're raising a glass to Busy Phillips after the Dawson's Creek star shared her must-make Bloody Mary recipe on Instagram. Her twist on the classic cocktail includes a secret ingredient that'll leave you (and your taste buds) in awe.

The actress went live on the social media platform to show fans her drool-worthy cocktail recipe, and not only was the drink good, but it was also for a good cause. Phillips partnered with Rao's Homemade for the second annual #Sauce4Cause which is an Instagram Live Cooking Series that benefits the non-profit Jersey Cares with a COVID-19 relief fund. As part of the #Sauce4Cause program, the marinara brand is committed to giving a total donation of up to $100,000 to Jersey Cares, and believe it or not, but Phillips's Bloody Mary includes the fan-favourite sauce!

Complete with the classic Worcestershire sauce, dash of horseradish, and splash of hot sauce, the star's recipe also includes a jar of Rao's Homemade marinara sauce that makes the drink that much more flavourful. So long, tomato juice, and hello, spicy spaghetti sauce! If you want to re-create her mouthwatering recipe at home, just follow these easy steps, and enjoy. We'll cheers to a good drink and a good cause any day of the week. *Clink!*

Busy Phillips's Bloody Mary Recipe

Original Recipe by Busy Phillips


If you don't like vodka, you can swap it out for tequila instead.

Here's How to Make Busy Phillips's Bloody Mary Recipe


  1. ½ cup Rao's Homemade marinara sauce
    2 dashes Worcestershire sauce
    1 tablespoon horseradish
    2-3 dashes of hot sauce
    1 juiced lime, plus more for garnish
    1 tablespoon olive juice
    1 ½ oz vodka or tequila
    Grilled olives, celery, and multicolored carrots for garnish


  1. In a blender, combine Rao's Homemade Marinara or Arrabbiata Sauce, Worcestershire sauce, horseradish, hot sauce, lime juice and olive juice, pulse until combined.
  2. Fill a tall glass with ice.
  3. Pour vodka (or tequila) and Bloody Mary mixture into glass. Stir.
  4. Garnish with olives, lime wedge, a celery stick, and multicolored carrots.
Image Source: Getty