Halloween is the perfect time to truly embrace your creative side and let your imaginations run wild. Even more so if you’re on vacation! So, what better time to try your hand at crafting the creepiest, most unique halloween cocktails?
Whether you’re hosting a halloween party, enjoying a much-deserved vacation with friends and family, or just want to try something new and fun at home, these spooktacular halloween cocktails are definitely worth a try. In the end, you’ll be telling everyone, “let the kids keep the candy; we’ve got something that the adults will like even more.” And aside from being plain fun to make, these 5 cocktail recipes are wicked good.
Do you have what it takes to take a sip? You’ve been warned: Halloween will never be the same once you do. Enjoy!
Spooky Halloween Drinks
This powerful potion will cast a spell on you
- 2 oz. Midori
- 1 oz. SKYY vodka
- ½ oz. triple sec
- ½ oz. lemon juice
- 3 strawberries
Muddle strawberries and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker. Add vodka and triple sec. Shake vigorously. Pour Midori into a martini glass and layer strawberry cocktail on top.
Add a little wickedness to your devilish beverage
- ¾ oz. SVEDKA Clementine
- ¾ oz. sweet vermouth
- ¾ oz. orange juice
- ½ oz. orange curaçao
- Dash orange bitters
- ½ c. white corn syrup
- 1 tbsp. cornstarch
- ⅛ to ¼ c. water
- 15 drops red food coloring
- 5 drops blue food coloring
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain in a glass drizzled with fake blood.
A spooky aperitif with a deadly charm
- 3 oz. HPNOTIQ Harmonie
- 1 oz. vodka
- 1 oz. grapefruit juice
- 1 oz. grenadine
- Garnish: fake spider
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with fake spider.
HOCUS POCUS PUNCH
Dangerous enough to enchant an entire city
- 1 bottle Skinnygirl Sangria
- 1 blood orange, sliced into wedges
- 1 red apple, halved and thinly sliced
- Garnish: black licorice
Combine all ingredients into a large pitcher. Add ice and chill in a fridge for at least 30 minutes. Serve and garnish with black licorice wand.
A creepy cocktail that can wake up the dead (and undead)
- 2 oz. UV Salty Watermelon Vodka
- 1 oz. triple sec
- 1 tsp. sugar
- 1 splash lime juice
- 4 large ice cubes
Combine all ingredients in a blender filled with ice. Blend until smooth and pour into a glass filled with more ice.
Sources: Midori, SVEDKA, HPNOTIQ, Skinnygirl, UV Vodka