If you’re planning a great Halloween party for your adult friends or you just want to cozy up with your significant other and enjoy some tasty cocktails while watching a horror movie, check out my list of some of the spookiest and easiest Halloween cocktails! Although some of them are just plain gross to look at, they are amazingly delicious!
1. Bloody Mary
Queen Mary I of England, also known as ‘Bloody Mary,’ was famous for brutal burning and beheading her opponents. This is why Bloody Mary cocktail tops the list of the spooky and easy Halloween cocktails for your party!
- 1.75 L of vodka
- 46 oz bottle of tomato juice
- 1 ½ teaspoons of black pepper
- 1 ½ tablespoons of celery salt
- 1 ½ teaspoons of hot pepper
- 3 tablespoons of Worcestershire sauce
- 1 stalk celery, for garnish
- Ice cubes
Combine all your ingredients in a mixing glass. Stir and strain into ice-filled pint glass. Garnish with a celery stalk. If you want to spice up this Halloween cocktail, you can use jalapeno flavored vodka!
2. Halloween Grog
This Halloween cocktail sounds oh-so groggy! Halloween Grog contains apple juice, dark rum, ginger, clove, cinnamon and several other ingredients that makes this cocktail a perfect drink for any Halloween party or any night that you just want to warm up!
- 3 ounces apple juice
- 2 ounces dark rum
- Juice of 1 lime
- 2 whole cloves
- 1 teaspoon of brown sugar
- 1 small cinnamon stick
- 1 slice of fresh ginger
Place all these ingredients in a small saucepan and heat slightly to dissolve the sugar. Strain into a heatproof mug and enjoy!
3. Dracula’s Kiss
I love this Halloween cocktail because it’s really easy to make! It has a bloody look since it contain grenadine and black cherry vodka. But, try not to spill the cocktail on the carpet it’s hard to clear!
- 1/2 ounce of grenadine
- 1 ounce of black cherry vodka
- Maraschino cherry
Take grenadine and coat the bottom of a highball glass with it. Add vodka and ice. Fill with cola and garnish with some cherries.
4. Vampire’s Kiss
If you don’t want a kiss from Dracula then you may want a kiss from vampire! I just cannot think of anything that screams the holiday of Halloween more than vampires! This cocktail is made with orange juice and vodka so it’s really a great drink for everyone!
- 4 ounces orange juice
- 1 1/2 ounces vodka
- 1/4 ounce maraschino cherry juice
- Black licorice
Pour orange juice, vodka and maraschino cherry juice into a highball glass with ice. Then fill to top with Sprite and garnish your cocktail with a black licorice swizzle stick.
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5. Witches’ Brew
Have you always dreamt to taste witches’ brew? So, now it’s time to make this amazing Halloween cocktail and enjoy it!
- 2 cups of boiling water
- 1 package of lime gelatin
- 3 cups of chilled pineapple juice
- 2 cups of vodka
- 2 liter bottle of ginger ale or Sprite
Put a lime gelatin into a large bowl and stir in the hot water until dissolved. Once it’s completely dissolved, add other ingredients. Allow it to cool to a room temperature and serve it!
6. Black Cat
I have never heard of black vodka before, but now, when I know about it, I will definitely make this Halloween cocktail for my party! Yes, it’s a completely black drink, but it’s so delicious! Give it a try!
- 1/2 ounce of raspberry liquor
- 2 ounces of black vodka
- 1 cup of ice
Combine your raspberry liquor and black vodka in a shaker with ice. Make sure to shake well. Strain into a chilled martini glass and enjoy!
7. Skull of Doom Shot
No Halloween party is complete without the Skull of Doom. If you are looking for a more terrifying party, you should certainly make Skull of Doom Shot!
- 3 oz of vodka
- 2 oz of vanilla liqueur
- 3 oz of espresso
Put all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Shake and pour into skull of doom shot glasses for terrifying Halloween presentation. If you don’t have espresso, you can try coffee liqueur, coffee syrup, or brandy.
To make these spooky Halloween cocktails you will need simple ingredients. Perhaps, the best thing about these cocktails is that they are oh-so easy to make! But, make sure you drink responsibly! What is your favorite Halloween cocktail?