As a bartender, I have seen it all. From the most basic beers to the fanciest cocktails, I have served them all. But there is something special about Magic Cocktails.
They are not your average drink. These potions are made with unique ingredients that can make a drinker feel like they are under a spell.
When it comes to Magic Cocktails, the possibilities are endless. Every bartender has their own recipe, and every customer has their own preference.
Some prefer a sweet concoction, while others like a strong and bitter brew. But no matter what your preference is, one thing is for sure: Magic Cocktails are a must-try for any cocktail enthusiast.
As a bartender, I have experimented with many different Magic Cocktail recipes, and I have to say, some are better than others. That's why I have taken it upon myself to create a list of the best Magic Cocktail recipes out there.
Whether you are a seasoned drinker or a curious newbie, these recipes are sure to impress. So grab your wand, put on your cloak, and get ready to be enchanted by the best Magic Cocktails around.
1. Fantastic Beasts Cocktail
The Fantastic Beasts Cocktail is a must-try for any Harry Potter fan. This magical drink is a tropical blend of rum and orange, with a green glow and edible shimmers that make it a feast for the eyes. It's the perfect drink to sip on while watching the Fantastic Beasts movies or reading the books.
The cocktail is a great addition to any Harry Potter-themed party or gathering, and it's sure to impress your guests with its unique appearance and delicious taste. If you're a fan of the Wizarding World, you won't want to miss out on this enchanting cocktail.
2. The Witch's Heart
Looking for a magical Halloween cocktail that's sure to impress your guests? Look no further than "The Witch's Heart." This whimsical cocktail features homemade blackberry shimmery liqueur, apple brandy (or apple vodka), and grenadine for a fruity and sweet flavor profile.
The shimmery purple color of the cocktail is mesmerizing and perfect for any witch-themed party. While the recipe can be adapted to your taste, the original combination of flavors works beautifully together. So, if you're looking for a spooky and delicious cocktail to serve this Halloween, give "The Witch's Heart" a try.
3. Black Magic Cocktail
The Black Magic Cocktail is a perfect addition to any Halloween or Galaxy themed party. This shimmering black cocktail is made with black vodka, lime juice, and simple syrup, and is garnished with orange peel or maraschino cherries. The cocktail has a higher ABV to keep the color black, making it a perfect choice for those who want to indulge in a magical and spooky drink.
The recipe has been updated to ensure a consistent black color every time, making it a reliable choice for any party. The cocktail is a must-try for anyone who loves the darker side of witchcraft and wants to add a touch of magic to their Halloween celebration.
4. Empress Gin Cocktail
The Empress Gin Cocktail is a magical and visually stunning cocktail that is sure to impress your guests. Made with Empress 1908 gin, this cocktail changes color from dark indigo to bright lavender when mixed with tonic water or lemon juice. The gin's unique flavor profile, which includes butterfly pea blossom, black tea, grapefruit peel, coriander seed, cinnamon bark, rose petal, and ginger root, adds to the overall experience.
This gin is perfect for Halloween parties or any other celebration where you want to add a touch of magic to your cocktails. The Empress Gin Cocktail is a must-try for gin lovers and anyone looking for a unique and unforgettable cocktail experience.
5. Color Changing Shimmery Phoenix Cocktail
The Color Changing Shimmery Phoenix Cocktail is a magical and fun gin-based cocktail that changes color and shimmers with food-grade white luster petal dust. It's sweetened with elderflower syrup, giving it a lovely floral fragrance and notes of lychee, peach, and lemon.
The cinnamon sparks create a beautiful effect, making it even more magical. It's perfect for Halloween or any occasion when you want to impress your guests with a unique and delicious cocktail experience.
6. Shimmery Purple Bat Cocktail
The Shimmery Purple Bat Cocktail is a perfect addition to any Halloween party. The cocktail has a balanced sweetness with a cherry-citrus flavor that is sure to please any palate. The cocktail is made with Bacardi Rum and Blue Curaçao, and garnished with edible eyeballs made from lychee fruit and blueberries.
The addition of edible glitter adds a touch of glamour and whimsy to the cocktail, making it a fun and festive drink for any spooky occasion. The cocktail is easy to make and is sure to impress your guests. Try it out and see for yourself!
7. Mermaid Rum Punch
If you're looking for a magical cocktail to impress your guests, the "Mermaid Rum Punch" is a must-try. This frozen drink is a beautiful ocean blue color and is perfect for sipping on a hot summer day. Made with frozen lemonade, coconut, white rum, banana, and Blue Curacao liqueur, this cocktail has a refreshing citrus flavor with a hint of tropical sweetness.
The blue color gives it a unique mermaid-like appearance, making it a fun and playful addition to any party or gathering. Whether you're lounging by the pool or headed to the beach, the "Mermaid Rum Punch" is sure to transport you to a tropical paradise. So, why not give it a try and add a little magic to your next gathering?
8. Guinness Black Magic Cocktail
The Guinness Black Magic Cocktail is a perfect drink to toast with on St Patrick’s Day. This bewitching cocktail combines bourbon, lime juice, blackberries and Guinness draught. The unlikely combination of ingredients may sound strange, but it is surprisingly delicious.
The cocktail is a great option for those who want to experiment with their drinks and try something new. It is a unique and flavorful blend that is sure to impress your guests. If you are looking for a magical and mysterious drink to try, then the Guinness Black Magic Cocktail is definitely worth a shot.
9. Witches Brew
Looking for a magical cocktail to impress your guests this Halloween? Look no further than the Witches Brew! This whimsical drink is perfect for those who want to add a touch of sparkle to their Halloween festivities. The shimmering Blackberry Simple Syrup adds a unique touch to this cocktail, while the Apple Brandy and vanilla vodka give it a sweet and fruity flavor.
While it may not be for those who prefer drier cocktails, the Witches Brew is a great option for those who want to indulge in a fun and festive drink. So, gather your ingredients and get ready to brew up some magic with this enchanting cocktail!