There’s a simple trick to creating deliciously spirited treats this fright night –serve up a bewitching brew or three, with these harrowing cocktail combinations from SKYY® Vodka! While outside ghosts and ghouls frolic freely, these fresh fruity flavours are the perfect potions for dressing up Halloween cocktails with a sinfully sophisticated twist. This selection of creepy cocktails is quick and easy to create and is an inexpensive way to spice up any Halloween party.
Black as midnight or blood-drenched red, below are some spine-chilling sips for grown-up goblins. Serve them up in monstrously fun cocktail glasses with a parade of ghastly garnishes – they’re so wickedly good you and your guests will shriek with delight.
SKYY Black Widow
- 45ml SKYY Vodka
- 15ml Triple Sec
- 45ml pomegranate juice
- 5ml fresh lemon juice
- 5ml raspberry syrup*
- Plastic spider to garnish
Draw a spider web on the inside of a chilled martini glass with raspberry syrup.
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into the glass. Garnish with a plastic spider.
*If not available, use raspberry ice cream topping.
SKYY Red Zombie
- 45ml SKYY Vodka
- 15ml maple syrup
- 30ml orange juice
- ½ a passion fruit
- 10ml grenadine
- 10ml fresh lime juice
- 2 lychees and raspberries to garnish
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. For the garnish, stuff lychees with raspberries to make the red zombie eyes.
Wicked Witch Apple Punch
- 1 x 700ml bottle of SKYY Vodka
- 2 x 375ml bottles of sparkling apple cider
- 1 x 1.5L bottle of cranberry juice
- 1 x 1L bottle of ginger ale
- 500ml pineapple juice
- Juice of 2-3 lemons (add to taste)
- Dry ice*
- Red apple slices to garnish
Combine all ingredients in a large black witch’s cauldron with ice and stir. Garnish with large slices of red apple floating on top and dry ice.
*For dry ice, contact BOC gasses in your state.
SKYY Vodka is available at leading liquor retailers nationally (700ml, RRP of $35). For stockists, please call 1800 856 939.
Recipes courtesy of SKYY Vodka
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