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5 ghoulish cocktails to serve at your Halloween party this year 

If you’re Halloween obsessed, you’ll want to try these cocktails out for your Halloween festivities tonight.

From magic potions to ghoulish concoctions, these boozy beverages will deliver haunting vibes and impress your guests.

Here are 5 haunting cocktails you have to try!

Candy Corn Jell-O Shot

This one is cute and tasty! You can’t have a party without a few Jell-O shots, so why not make them festive!

White Layer

  • 1 Packet Pina Colada Jell-O Mix
  • 2 1/2 Cups Water
  • 1 1/2 Cups Coconut Rum

Orange Layer

  • 1 Packet Orange Jell-O Mix
  • 2 1/2 Cups Hot Water
  • 1 1/2 Cups Butterscotch Schnapps

Yellow Layer

  • 1 Packet Lemon,Jello-O Shot Mix

The Mad Eye Martini

<who>Photo credit: The Spruce Eats/Julia Hartbeck


For the Eyeball Garnish:

  • 1 lychee
  • 1/4 teaspoon fruit preserves (cherry, raspberry, or strawberry)
  • 1 ​blueberry

For the Mad Eye Martini:

  • 1/2 ounce Hpnotiq liqueur
  • 1 ounce ​vodka
  • 2 ounce ​lychee juice

Black Magic

This enchanting creation is sure to put anyone under your spell. This sparkling potion is guaranteed to be a favourite.

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  • 2.5 ounces Black Vodka
  • 3/4 ounce Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice 2/3 - 1 Small Lime
  • 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
  • Ice
  • Wilton Edible Pearl Dust In White Find at a craft store in a baking aisle

Zombie Brain

This one looks gross, and you may be hesitant to try it, but isn’t that the point of Halloween?

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This shot uses a layered technique so you’ll want to pour it slow. It helps to pour the liquor over a spoon to ensure it drips in.

Once you get the layered look, drop in a couple splashes of grenadine. The heaviness of the grenadine pulls down the layered liquors, leaving you with a spooky, lava lamp vibe.


  • Peach Schnapps
  • Creme de Menthe (Green, not clear!)
  • Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • Grenadine

Bloody Mary

You can summon her by chanting her name in front of a mirror, but wouldn’t you rather summon this drink?

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It’s a classic that’s suitable all year round, but add spooky garnishes and it’s delicious Halloween cocktail.


  • 1 1⁄2 oz vodka
  • 4 oz Tomato juice
  • 1⁄4 oz Worcestershire sauce
  • 1⁄4 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • 2 dashes Hot sauce
  • 1 tsp Horseradish
  • 1 pinch Ground black pepper
  • 1 pinch Salt

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