We’ve rounded up our favorite spooky Halloween cocktails! From delicious punches to smoking martinis there’s definitely a recipe in here for your party! These Halloween cocktail recipes are easy to make and full of fun ideas and flavors!
The Best Halloween Cocktail Recipes
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If you’re planning a party or just having with a few friends over, whip up one of these easy Halloween cocktails to enjoy on a spooky cold evening! These Halloween-themed cocktails are great for a Halloween cocktail party, movie night, a vintage party, or a pumpkin carving party. Or you can make one recipe a night for 2 weeks of Halloween!
Don’t forget to add some dry ice to make it smoke and charming garnishes! You’re going to love these spooky drinks!
These Purple Gin and Tonics are the perfect spooky Halloween cocktail! It’s perfect for parties and so easy to make. Plus, they’re colored with natural ingredients too!
This smoking lavender blueberry martini is made with homemade blueberry lavender simple syrup, and fresh blueberries and then we used a little dry ice to make it smoke! Perfect for a Halloween cocktail
If you want an affordable punch that will feed a crowd, this is it! This punch is made with pineapple juice, fruit punch, cranberry juice, orange juice, and black rum or white rum.
You can also use black vodka if you prefer. It’s perfect for the spooky season! It’s really an easy cocktail to make.
This is an easy Halloween cocktail made with apple cider, orange juice, apple vodka, and some pomegranate juice over the top. It’s absolutely delicious and perfect for Halloween!
The best and easiest pumpkin margarita recipe! This is one of our favorite fall cocktails!
A bright red cocktail made with just 3 simple ingredients. This one has a Chambord and cranberry juice, making it a fruity but not-so-sweet drink.
Another great idea for an easy Halloween cocktail is these super festive candy corn vodka shots! A few days before the party, infuse vodka with real candy corn, then add them to small glass vials. Guest will love these!
A fun and easy, three-ingredient martini recipe! This recipe is perfect for elegant Halloween parties! Made with lychee syrup and has an exotic flavor to it and it’s fun to sip!
This Black Sangria Recipe is perfect for all of your Halloween entertaining! This make-ahead cocktail will mean you spend less time in the kitchen and more time with your guests. This black cocktail will be the star of your party!
If you’re looking for a classic Halloween cocktail, try our delicious apple martini made with apple vodka and apple cider. It’s a quick cocktail to make and easy to serve. Drop a maraschino cherry into this drink for a spooky look for Halloween.
This is a great recipe for a not-so-spooky Halloween party. A simple sangria made with fall flavors like apple vodka and spices.
This easy spiked apple cider punch recipe is the perfect Halloween punch recipe. Spiked with white wine and bourbon, this party punch will be a hit at your Halloween party!
Another delicious Halloween punch recipe is our apple harvest punch. Not only is this punch beautiful but it tastes amazing and can be altered to look spookier with dry ice and faux spiders!
If you’re looking for a spicy cocktail that’s full o flavor, try our sergeant pepper cocktail! Made with tequila, cucumber juice, and agave, it has a spicy kick and a ghoulish green look.
The Blackbeard by Honestly Yum gets its deep black color from Squid ink and dark rum! Don’t be alarmed, it’s a fantastic cocktail that is perfect for Halloween!
Another one by Honestly Yum, this one is called Pumpkin Punch. With flavors like spiced rum, orange juice, and pumpkin puree. It’s perfect for fall and of course Halloween.
One of our most popular Halloween cocktails is our Jolly Rancher punch. It’s perfect for a crowd and full of candy flavors without being too sweet! Also, try our Jolly Rancher shot recipe too!
These blood-orange vial cocktail shots by Martha Stewart are spooky but also delicious. Made with blood orange and orange liqueur, they will go down smoothly and look awesome in those tubes!
This Halloween party punch is light, refreshing, and not overly sweet! plus it’s an easy punch to whip up. The colorful candy and eyeball ice cubes add a spooky and colorful twist!
If you’re looking for a fun Halloween punch without alcohol, try our easy 5 ingredient mocktail punch! Perfect for family-friendly Halloween parties.
Tips for Making Halloween-Themed Cocktails
Once you have the recipe, Halloween cocktails are fun to dress up! Here are some “spooky” ideas for your Halloween-themed cocktails.
Dry ice creates bubbles and smoke in cocktails. It’s a fun way to add a little spookiness to a Halloween drink! Here’s some information on how to use dry ice in cocktails.
Rim glasses with colored sugar for a fun detail. Here’s a recipe for DIY colored sugar. Make green, red or even blue!
Pour shots or serve mini cocktails in test tubes. Use a funnel and these glass test tubes, then close them up and serve in a bowl over ice.
Using cocktail picks or wooden skewers and gummy candies, create candy skewers to make spooky garnishes for the cocktails.
Cut a small piece off the top and bottom of the licorice to create a licorice straw! They’re perfect for Halloween!
Brew shimmer is a product that creates a liquid shimmer in a drink. It looks like a potion and is totally unique and fun to use in Halloween cocktails.
Blue Ice Cubes
We use blue ice cubes in many of our Halloween drinks! They’re easy to make and naturally colored!
What to Serve with Halloween Cocktails
Looking for fun recipes to serve with your festive cocktails? Check out all of our favorite Halloween season recipes below.
Frequently Asked Questions
Dry ice is safe to drink in cocktails. You want to be careful when handling the ice since you can’t touch it. Use tongs or gloves to add ice to the glass or punch bowl. The ice will sink to the bottom and will give the drink a smoking effect.
There are hundreds of popular cocktails but the 3 most popular cocktails are:
More Halloween Ideas You’ll Lov
We hope one of these Halloween cocktail recipes and tips has inspired you to make one for your Halloween celebration! Please leave a comment and let us know which cocktail you make!
Apple Martini & More Halloween Cocktails
- 2 oz apple vodka
- 1 oz apple cider
- 1/2 oz lemon juice
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
- Pour the ingredients into the cocktail shaker.
- Shake for 20 seconds until he cocktail is chilled and diluted.
- Strain into a martini glass and serve with an apple slice.
- Add a small cue of dry ice for a cool Halloween effect.