Are you thinking of hosting a frightful Halloween bash this year?

Time to eat, drink and be scary! The Halloween season is the perfect time to whip up a few creative and creepy cocktails to share with friends and luckily, we have a few below that will be sure to impress!



Whether you’re preparing for a haunted Halloween party or staying in and watching scary movies, these chilling cocktail recipes from Hornitos Tequila and Pinnacle Vodka are certain to raise spirits during your Halloween festivities.


Purple Haze Martini

  • 2 parts Pinnacle® Original Vodka
  • 2 parts DeKuyper® Pucker® Grape Schnapps
  • Splash Sour Mix
  • Splash Lemon-Lime Soda

Preparation: Add ingredients to an ice-filled shaker. Shake and strain into a chilled martini glass.


Potion de Muerto

  • 2 parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
  • ¾ part fresh orange juice
  • ¾ part fresh lemon juice
  • ¾ part agave
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • ½ part beet juice

Preparation: Serve in a tall glass over crushed ice with a beet juice float – the beet juice will slowly float down the glass through the crushed ice, making it look like blood dropping down. Garnish with an orange slice.


Apple Barrel

  • 2 parts Hornitos® Black Barrel® Tequila
  • 1 part apple cider
  • ¾ part fresh lime juice
  • ½ part maple syrup
  • 3 dashes Angostura® bitters
  • Apple slice

Preparation: Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with an apple slice.