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Author: Colleen Mullaney
Via @The Huffington Post
Mix up some delight with the fright this Halloween, and hoopise a cocktail that best suits your mood: 10 feet under, dead, almost dead, living dead, walking dead or alive and kickin’. Go ahead, pick your poison!
All eyes will be on your table when you serve this bubbling cauldron of purple Witches’ Potion. The secret is in the smoke created from dry ice. (Note: please wear gloves and handle carefully!)
8 oz. Malibu Black Rum
8 oz. light rum
4 oz. crème de banane
4 oz. blackberry brandy
24 oz. cranberry juice
24 oz. pineapple juice
2 oz. grenadine
6 cups ice cubes
Combine all ingredients in a punch bowl and mix well. Serves 8.
Sure to delight all your blood-thirsty friends. Black rims add an mysterious touch.
2 cups ice
8 oz. St-Germain liqueur
4 oz. acai berry juice
4 oz. Skinny Girl Bare Naked vodka
Juice of 1 lime, freshly squeezed
1 bottle Moet & Chandon champagne, chilled
In a small pitcher filled with ice, mix together St-Germain, acai berry juice, vodka, and lime juice. Strain about 1-½ oz. to fill the bottom third of each champagne flutes. Rim the glass with black sugar (easy to make with black food coloring and sugar if you can find it in your local store). Top with champagne. Serves 4.
Adapted from Show Stopper from The Stylish Girl’s Guide to Fabulous Cocktails by Colleen Mullaney.
The perfect potion for All Hollow’s Eve. Ginger beer and dark rum blend together for a killer good brew!
1 cup ice
8 oz. Malibu Black rum
Two 8 oz. bottles of ginger beer
Pour rum evenly among four glasses, fill with ice, and top with
ginger beer. Serves 4.