Cocktails for Halloween

ByThe Cocktail Lovers

SHARE

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Mix up a Zombie

Staying in for trick or treaters this Halloween? Get in to the spirit of the occasion by mixing these scary sounding cocktails created by the team at The Living Room…

Zombie

15ml Plantation Overproof or Wray & Nephew rum
15ml Havana Seven or any gold rum
15ml Goslings Black or any dark rum
15ml Briottet Apricot or any apricot liqueur such as De Kuyper or Bols
90ml pineapple juice
15ml lemon juice
15ml lime juice
15ml Monin Passion Fruit syrup
Dash of Angostura Bitters

Method:
Put ingredients into a cocktail shaker. Shake well then strain the liquid into a pint glass filled with crushed ice. Add another scoop of ice on the top and garnish with lime and lemon slices and a sprig of mint. Finally, add a straw.

Corpse Reviver #2

25ml Tanqueray gin
20ml Cointreau or Triple Sec
25ml Lillet Blanc, Martini Bianco or Cinzano Bianco
25ml lemon juice
3-4 drops Absinthe

Method:
Put ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake with ice. Strain through a fine tea strainer into a chilled cocktail glass. To garnish, drop in a Maraschino cherry or plastic eyeball!

Blood & Sand

Blood & Sand

25ml Monkey Shoulder or any blended scotch
25ml Cherry Marnier or any cherry brandy
3 x squeezed orange wedges

Method:
Put ingredients into a cocktail shaker. Shake well with ice and strain the liquid into a glass filled with cubed ice. Garnish with squeezed orange.

Deadly Nightshade

Deadly Nightshade

25ml vodka
25ml orange liqueur such as Cointreau or Grand Marnier
25ml cranberry juice
25ml grapefruit juice
15ml grenadine
Squeezed lime

Method:
Put ingredients into a shaker and shake well with ice. Strain and serve in a chilled martini glass.

If you don’t have the ingredients or the inclination to make them yourself, you’ll find these drinks on the menu at The Living Room venues nationwide, priced £6.95-£7.95. See thelivingroom.co.uk for details.

 


 

 

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers

The Cocktail Lovers are Mr G and Ms S, a man and a woman who share a passion for cocktails. (We also happen to be married, so we’re cocktail lovers in more ways than one…)

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER

Be the first to hear the latest news, get sneaky peeks inside upcoming issues of The Cocktail Lovers magazine, receive special offers and lots more. (And we promise we won’t share your details with anyone else).

To get the latest copy of our gorgeous print magazine just click on the cover!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

THE MAGAZINE

The Cocktail Lovers magazine is packed with features, fashion, food, travel, interviews, news, recipes – all written from a cocktail lover’s perspective. Published four times a year, take your pick from the luxurious print edition or get your fix in the page-turning digital format – either way, it couldn’t be easier to start a subscription or order back issues. And why keep all the cocktail goodness to yourself? Share the love by setting up a gift subscription. We ship pretty much everywhere in the world, so we’ve got you covered. Start your subscription today!

The_Cocktail_Lovers_Magazine_Issue_35_Cover
The_Cocktail_Lovers_Magazine_Issue_35_Cover

JOIN us!

Join us at The Cocktail Lovers and be the first to hear the latest news, get our new magazine and receive specials offers. (And we don’t share your details with anyone else.)