Monday, December 1, 2008

Monday Bloody Monday

NEW YORK, Nov 28, 2008 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Thousands of bars and taverns in the Big Apple will be celebrating Red Monday for the 75th anniversary of the Bloody Mary. The drink which is an American institution originated in Manhattan by a famous French bartender named Ferdinand Petiot when he came here in 1933. New York State and local officials will proclaim Bloody Mary Day and honor the granddaughter of Petiot with a citation and a Bloody Mary toast on Monday, December 1, 2008 at 11:30 a.m. in the middle of Times Square at 1552 Broadway.
Celebrate tonight, make a nice spicey bloody with Clamato juice and a nice creamy horse raddish mix...Thanks Ferdinand, I think every Sudder who has Sippied too many Suds the night before can thank you for greasing the wheels and making that morning feel like gold.

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