Halloween isn’t just for the kids. Perfect for parties and social gatherings as well as a movie night in with your partner. They’re quick and simple to make and sure to give you that spooky edge this year.
This recipe will make 1 cocktail, it can easily be doubled up and made in batches.
- Mr Fitzpatrick’s Blood Tonic Cordial – 25ml
- Smirnoff Vodka – 50ml
- Briottet Crème de Cassis de Dijon – 25ml
- Champagne – to top up
- Granulated Sugar – 200g (optional)
- Black Food Colouring – 2 Drops (optional)
For the optional garnish – grab a bowl and mix together your sugar and colouring until fully incorporated, empty onto a plate and set aside.
Chill a martini glass by filling with ice and a squirt of soda water if you have it on hand.
Fill your cocktail shaker with ice and add in the Vodka, Crème de Cassis de Dijon and Mr Fitzpatrick’s Blood Tonic Cordial.
Close and shake vigorously for around 10 seconds.
Empty out the glass and dip the rim in a little water and then into your black sugar.
Strain your mixture into your chilled glass and top up with Champagne.