7 Spooky Halloween Cocktails
Spook yourself into the Halloween spirit with these creepy cocktails for the haunting holiday!By Reader's Digest Editors
2 ounces chilled vodka
1 ¼ ounces Bols Pumpkin Smash Liqueur
1 Candy Corn
In a cocktail shaker, mix the vodka and liqueur with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish the drink with a single candy corn for a festive Halloween look.
Red Eye Cocktail
2 ounces gin
1 ounce Cointreau
½ ounce lemon juice
1 teaspoon sugar
1 teaspoon egg white
1 pimento stuffed olive
Combine gin, Cointreau, lemon juice, sugar, and egg white with ice in a cocktail shaker. Shake well and pour the mixture into a martini glass. Add the olive and sprinkle in a few chocolate chips for an eerie drink.
Kahlua Black Cat
1 ounce Kahlua
2 ½ ounces vanilla vodka
¼ ounce Sambuca
Stir all the ingredients with ice in a shaker and strain into a martini glass. Add 3 espresso beans to make it appear as if a black cat is lurking at the surface – creepy!
Bloody Scary Cocktail
4 ounces prosecco
1 ounce freshly squeezed blood orange juice
½ ounce Campari
1 ounce chilled Blavod Black vodka
1 cup of sugar
Make a simple syrup by bringing sugar and 1 cup of water to a boil. Stir the mixture until the sugar has dissolved and then let cool. Once the syrup is done, pour it into a champagne flute with the prosecco, orange juice, and Campari. Then, pour the vodka over the back of a spoon to create a chilling drink.
1 ½ ounces SKYY Infusions Raspberry
¾ ounce White Chocolate Liqueur
1 ounce Half and Half
Adorn a chilled martini glass with strawberry syrup to mimic dripping blood. Then, combine all other ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker. Strain into the decorated martini glass and add vampire teeth for a cocktail with a bite.
2 ounces Hpnotiq
1 ounce vodka
Dash of lemon juice
1 glow stick
Combine all the ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake well. Strain the cocktail into a chilled glass and throw in your lit glow stick for an illuminated mixture.
Green Goblin Jello Shot
6 ounces green apple Jell-O
10 ounces vodka
Mix Jell-O powder with 16 ounces of boiling water in a bowl until powder completely dissolves. Then, add in 6 ounces of cold water and the vodka. Pour the mixture into little paper cups or shot glasses and garnish each glass with a gummy worm. After the jello hardens in the fridge, serve these freaky shots to your Halloween guests.