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Double, Double, Drinks, and Trouble: The Halloween Cocktail Hour

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Halloween is the perfect time to get creative, dress up, and to party like it’s 1999! Of course, every good social gathering needs alcohol to keep the party alive, so here’s a list of our top spooky-themed cocktails and drinks for your next get-together.

Black Magic Jello Shots

Bread, Booze, and Bacon offers this delightful Halloween treat that’s perfect for parties! The vodka has a nice kick, while the black sanding sugar adds a decorative touch to the overall look of the shots. Bread, Booze, and Bacon

Flying Monkeys Cocktail

Image by Take Two Tapas

The striking color of this cocktail is what drew us in, but it’s the taste that has us coming back for more! By pairing apple and pear flavored vodka, the drink screams “fall” with a fun spin. Take Two Tapas

Ghost in the Graveyard Cocktail

If you love White Russians, you will be haunted by this dessert drink after you try it! The dry ice gives it that mysterious foggy effect and makes the whole cocktail come alive. Creative Culinary

Blood Clot Shots

Image by A Worthey Read.

Whiskey and hard cider: has there ever been a more perfect Halloween combination? We especially love the dark red color and caramelized marshmallow. Please use the blowtorch responsibly. A Worthey Read

Black Devil Martini

Image by Hapa Nom Nom.

This recipe puts a cool spin on an old classic! A Martini made with dark rum and garnished with blackberries is a fantastic holiday drink to sip on at your next soirée. Hapa Nom Nom

Witches Brew Halloween Drink

This is a simple and witchy drink that’s easy to make and rich in color. Feel free to mix it up by adding soda to make this a mixed cocktail rather than a shooter. Sprinkles and Sprouts

Vampire’s Kiss Cocktail

Image by Wanderspice

The Vampire’s Kiss Cocktail should satisfy any bloodsucking fiend’s thirst! This beautiful drink is decorated with gold leaf and looks like something straight out of a horror movie. Wanderspice

The Poison Frog Cocktail

Image by Souffle Bombay

Warning: This drink has the potential to be lethal. Made with fresh apples and Everclear, the Poison Frog just might be the last cocktail to ever touch your lips. Souffle Bombay

Black Magic Shimmering Cocktail

Image by Elle Talk

Shimmer fairies can rejoice over this dark cocktail recipe! It’s made with black vodka and fresh lime, and the edible pearl dust will leave you feeling like you’re drinking a magical elixir. Elle Talk

Zombie Brain Shot

A personal favorite, the Zombie Brain shot is a great treat for any event. While it may look like a brain hemorrhage, it tastes surprisingly delicious. Don’t tell your friends what’s in it, and let them find out for themselves! Homemade Hooplah

Featured image by The Spruce Eats.

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About The Author

Delie Kapetanovic is a strange woman with a deep passion for the macabre and unusual. She is an avid book collector and fancies herself a witch. When her nose isn’t buried in a book, she spends her time speaking in tongues, casting spells and worshipping the moon with her kitten, Villain.

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