Flames Before Bed drink on black table. The drink is blue and is on fire.

Flames Before Bed | Paranormal Activity Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Oren Peli’s 2007 Paranormal Activity and started noticing a little paranormal activity of our own while making this drink!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz White Rum
  • 1 1/2 oz Blue Curacao
  • 3/4 oz Lemon Juice
  • Everclear

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, add rum, blue curacao, and lemon juice with ice. Shake!

Step 2

Pour into a glass. Make sure there is a significant gap (between 1/4 and 1/2 inch) between the top of the glass and the liquid. Layer a thin layer of Everclear.

Step 3

Safely, light the drink (for aesthetics only! DO NOT try to drink while flame is on). Blow the flame out and stir! Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 2

Erick Rating: 1.5

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 1.75

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The Old Fashioned Gratitude cocktail sits on a black table with a wooden spoon and a jar labeled "Jerusalem Cherry Jam". The drink is red and garnished with a maraschino cherry and orange peel.

Old Fashioned Gratitude | Pilgrim Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi are joined by Jess & Travis from the What’s Your (Least) Favorite Scary Movie Podcast to dive into Marcus Dunstan’s 2019 Pilgrim and are taught a little bit about Old Fashioned Gratitude! All we know is not to listen when a Pilgrim is the one lecturing you about it.

Ingredients

  • 3 oz Cranberry Juice
  • 2 oz Whiskey
  • 1/2 oz Lemon Juice
  • Orange Bitters

Directions

Step 1

Add an ice sphere or large ice cube to a glass and add cranberry juice, whiskey, lemon juice, and 3 dashes of orange bitters. Stir 2 or 3 times with a bar spoon.

Step 2

Garnish with a maraschino cherry and orange peel. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 4

Erick Rating: 3.5

What’s Your (Least) Favorite Scary Movie Podcast Jess Rating: 4

What’s Your (Least) Favorite Scary Movie Podcast Travis Rating: 4.5

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 4

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The Jason, Listen to Mother's Shrunken Head sits on a black table with a black background and a hockey mask. A punch bowl also sits in the background with jello skulls floating on top. The drink has one skull with ice.

Jason, Listen to Mother’s Shrunken Head | Friday the 13th Part 2 Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Steve Miner’s 1981 Friday the 13th Part 2 and get a little mesmerized by Mrs. Vorhees! Yes Mother!

See what inspired us by checking out this video by @Join_Jules!

Ingredients

Punch

  • 4 cups Cider
  • 1 cup Whiskey
  • 1/2 cup Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 cup Fall Simple Syrup
  • 1 cup Apple Moonshine

Jello Skulls

  • Plain Gelatin Packet
  • 1/2 cup Moonshine
  • 1/2 cup Preferred Juice for color and taste
  • Sweetener of your choice

Directions

Step 1

In a punch bowl, pour cider, whiskey, lemon juice, fall simple syrup, and apple moonshine. Mix ingredients with a ladle!

Step 2

Mix all Jello ingredients and let sit in skull mold for a few hours.

Step 3

Once Jello Skulls are ready place them in the punch bowl.

Step 4

Add ice to a glass and pour punch! Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 5

Erick Rating: 4

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 4.5

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Bar Dog Cabernet Sauvignon and Redemption Bourbon sit on black table in front of brick wall. The Bar Dog Sour sits in front and is a red layered drink with a lower layer of whiskey sour in a glass with ice.

Bar Dog Sour | Cujo Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Lewis Teague’s 1983 Cujo with the help of our frequently mentioned friends from Boston, Brenda & Francisco while enjoying a Bar Dog Sour! One day we’ll make our own wine, but in the meantime enjoy this drink! Cheers!

Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker combine whiskey, lemon juice, and simple syrup with ice. Shake!

Step 2

Strain into a glass with ice. Layer red wine to preference using a bar spoon or other utensil. Cheers!

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Red candles are lit in background on top of black table with navy blue background. Smoking caldron with incense in the background. Jinn & Tonic drink is in glass garnished with blackberries in the foreground.

Jinn & Tonic | Jinn Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Ajmal Zaheer Ahmad’s 2014 Jinn with Bilal as a guest! They enjoyed a Jinn & Tonic while Bilal had a mocktail version which just removes the gin!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Gin
  • 2 oz Cranberry Juice
  • 1 oz Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
  • Blackberries

Directions

Step 1

Add blackberries to a glass and muddle. Set aside.

Step 2

In a shaker, add gin, cranberry juice, lemon juice, and simple syrup with ice. Shake!

Step 3

Pour into glass with blackberries. Top with tonic water. Garnish with blackberries. Cheers!

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The Markos | Suspiria Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Dario Argento’s 1977 Suspiria while enjoying The Markos!

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Empress 1908 Gin
  • 1 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1 oz Elderflower Cordial
  • 1/2 oz Blue Curacao
  • 1/2 oz Vodka
  • Grenadine
  • Champagne
  • Cucumber
  • Mint

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, muddle cucumber and then mint.

Step 2

Fill the shaker with gin, lemon juice, elderflower cordial, and ice. Shake!

Step 3

Fill separate shaker with ice, blue curacao, and vodka. Shake!

Step 4

Strain gin, lemon juice, elderflower cordial into glass over ice. Add grenadine to add red color at the bottom. Layer blue curacao and vodka mix. Top with champagne and garnish with cucumber ribbon. Enjoy!

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The cure drink garnished with ginger on a table alongside a red skull shot glass, black liquid in a jar, green liquid in a jar, and white candles.

The Cure | Rec Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into Jaume Balagueró & Paco Plaza’s 2007 Rec while enjoying The Cure!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Blended Scotch
  • 3/4 oz Lemon Juice, freshly squeezed
  • 3/4 oz Honey-Ginger Syrup
  • 1/4 oz Single Malt Scotch
  • Ice
  • Slice of boiled ginger from syrup

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, combine ice, blended scotch, lemon juice, honey-ginger syrup, and single malt scotch. Shake!

Step 2

Strain over ice and garnish with slice of ginger.

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The Zombie Cocktail ingredients set up to make the drink on TikTok

The Zombie | Night of the Living Dead Themed Cocktail

Disclaimer
Drink responsibly. This recipe contains alcohol and is for people that are 21 years of age or older. This drink does have an open flame so be sure not to leave the fire on for too long or drink when the glass is too hot. Always be careful when lighting any drink on fire or just don’t do it. Please be careful when using activated charcoal as it decreases how much your body absorbs and can reduce the effectiveness of medication.

Erick & Vivi dive into George A. Romero’s 1968 Night of the Living Dead while enjoying The Zombie!

Ingredients

  • 3 Types of Rum
    • 1 oz Dark Rum
    • 1 oz White Rum
    • 1 oz Spiced Rum
  • 3/4 oz Velvet Falernum Liqueur
  • 1 1/2 oz Pineapple Juice
  • 1/2 oz Orange Juice
  • 3/4 oz Lime Juice
  • 3/4 oz Lemon Juice
  • 1 oz Cinnamon Syrup
  • 1/4 oz Grenadine
  • Angostura Bitters

Directions

Step 1

In a cocktail mixer, combine 3 types of Rum, velvet liqueur, pineapple juice, orange juice, lime juice, lemon juice, cinnamon syrup, grenadine, and bitters. Seriously just take forever to shake!

Step 2

Pour over ice in a glass and garnish. Enjoy!

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