The mistress of bones drink sits in the center of a black table and is a black drink with a tajin rim. There is a bundle of flowers in the background. The drink is also garnished with a flower. There is also skull with red rubies in its eyes.

Mistress of Bones | Mistress of Bones 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…A BUNCH OF SHORTS including Gigi Saul Guerrero’s Mistress of Bones which we thought would make for a cool video game, but also a great drink!

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Silver Tequila
  • 1 oz Lime Juice
  • 2 oz Orange Juice
  • 3/4 oz Jalapeno Simple Syrup
  • 1/2 oz Cointreau
  • Activated Charcoal (for color)

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker with ice, add tequila, lime juice, orange juice, jalapeno simple syrup, Cointreau, a dash of activated charcoal. Shake!

Step 2

Rim a glass with Tajin and add ice. Strain drink into glass. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 4

Erick Rating: 4

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 4

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The Heart Shaped Box drink is a red drink that's sitting on a wood table. There is a heart shaped box of chocolates in the background, but instead of chocolates there's a fake bloody heart.

The Heart Shaped Box | My Bloody Valentine 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 Mihalka’s 1981 My Bloody Valentine and found a tasty surprise in our Heart Shaped Box!

Ingredients

  • 3/4 oz Canadian Apple Whiskey
  • 3/4 oz Dark Rum
  • 1/2 oz Grenadine
  • 1/2 oz Pomegranate Liqueur
  • 1/2 oz Apple Juice
  • 1 1/2 oz Pomegranate Juice

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker with ice, add whiskey, dark rum, lime juice, grenadine, apple juice, pomegranate juice, and pomegranate liqueur. Shake!

Step 2

Safely melt red candy of your choice and rim your glass with it. Strain the drink into the glass. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 3

Erick Rating: 2

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 2.5

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Hook cocktail and Bee Sting shot sit on a black table with Candyman's hook in the foreground laying on the table. The drinks are honey colored with lemon garnishes.

Hook & Bee Sting | Candyman Themed Cocktail & Shot

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 Bernard Rose’s Candyman (1992) and join Tony Todd with a couple of Bee Stings! We just had to be careful with his Hook!

Ingredients (Hook)

  • 2 oz Tequila
  • 1 oz Honey Syrup
  • 3/4 oz Lime Juice
  • Honey

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, add tequila, honey syrup, and lime juice. Shake!

Step 2

Rim glass with honey and strain drink into glass. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 5

Erick Rating: 4

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 4.5

Ingredients (Bee Sting)

  • 1/2 oz Mezcal
  • 1/2 oz Tequila
  • 1 oz Honey Syrup
  • 1/2 oz Grand Marnier

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, add mezcal, tequila, honey syrup, and grand marnier. Shake!

Step 2

Strain into shot glass. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 3

Erick Rating: 2.5

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 2.75

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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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Cempasu-Chill drinks sits on a black table with the day of the dead mask and white candle. Flowers lay in front of the mask. The drink has skull figure ice and is garnished with a flower.

Cempasu-Chill (Marigold Paloma)

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 were joined by Francisco & Brenda this week to talk about the Day of the Dead, it’s history, and some other creepy content. We were able to get through some of it with the help of the Cempasu-Chill or Marigold Paloma!

Ingredients

  • 1/2 oz St. Germain
  • 3/4 oz Lime Juice
  • 1 1/2 oz Tequila Silver
  • 3 oz Grapefruit Juice
  • Ginger Beer

Directions

Step 1

Add St. Germain, lime juice, tequila, and grapefruit juice to a glass.

Step 2

Top glass with ginger beer. Garnish with Marigold. Cheers!

Brenda Rating: 4.5

Francisco Rating: 4

Vivi Rating: 4

Erick Rating: 4

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 4.1

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Randylada drink sits in the center of a black table with White Van White Ale beer and ghost face mask. The drink is red and has tajin powder around the rim of the glass.

Randylada | Scream 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 Wes Craven’s 1997 Scream 2 and got a chance to see what Ghost Face was feeling when they waited for Randy in that white van!

Ingredients

  • 1 can White Van White Ale by Solemn Oath Brewery or any substitution of a Belgian White ale
  • 1 oz Lime Juice (freshly squeezed)
  • 4 oz Clamato
  • Tajin Powder
  • Valentina Hot Sauce or preferred hot sauce

Directions

Step 1

Rub a lime around the rim of a glass and rim the glass with Tajin powder.

Step 2

Add lime juice, Clamato, and beer to glass.

Step 3

Add hot sauce to taste. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 3

Erick Rating: 4

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 3.5

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Freddy Kreuger's claws on a black table in front of a black background. The Freddy's Face drink sits in between 2 of the claws. It is a yellow daiquiri style drink with strawberries all around to give the Freddy Kreuger scar and burn look. A red and white straw was added.

Freddy’s Face | A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge 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 Jack Sholder’s 1985 A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge and get dragged into the nightmare of drinking from Freddy’s Face!

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Mango
  • 1 oz White Rum
  • 1 oz Triple Sec
  • 1 oz Lime Juice
  • Strawberry Slices

Directions

Step 1

In a blender, add mango, rum, triple sec, lime juice, and ice. If you would like the drink to be a little sweeter add simple syrup. Blend!

Step 2

In a glass, scatter as many strawberry slices as necessary as you pour blend to get Freddy Kreuger scar look. Cheers!

Vivi Rating: 3

Erick Rating: 3

Shaken Not Scared Rating: 3

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The Rejected Proposal drink sits on black table in front of dark blue wall. Rose pedals surround the base of the drink. The drink is red and in a coupe glass.

Rejected Proposal | The Strangers 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 Bryan Bertino’s 2008 The Strangers while drinking what James should’ve been drinking instead of eating ice cream! The Rejected Proposal!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Gin
  • 1 oz Elderflower Liqueur
  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
  • 1 oz Lime Juice
  • Rose Lemonade

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, add gin, elderflower liqueur, simple syrup, and lime juice with ice. Shake!

Step 2

Strain into glass. Top with rose lemonade. Cheers!

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A screen with white noise in the background. A camera sits on a black table. The drink called Well Water sits in a glass. The drink is a nasty tint of green like the well water from the movie The Ring.

Well Water | The Ring 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 Hideo Nakata’s 1998 The Ring while drinking Well Water!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Sake
  • 1 oz Coffee Liqueur
  • 1/2 oz Lime Juice
  • 1/2 tsp Matcha Green Tea
  • 1/4 oz Honey

Directions

Step 1

In a shaker, add sake, coffee liqueur, lime juice, honey, green tea, and ice. Shake!

Step 2

Strain into glass. Cheers!

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Red candles are lit on a black candelabra. 2 red candle jars are lit as well and a skull mount candle holder also has a bleed black candle lit. Glass with cocktail sits in front with black and red cocktail mixed giving it the "fire face" look of the demon from the movie Insidious by James Wan. A strawberry is used to garnish and a black straw.

Fire Face Margarita | Insidious 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 James Wan’s Insidious while enjoying a Fire Face Margarita!

Ingredients

  • 1 oz Lime Juice
  • 1 oz Triple Sec
  • 1 1/2 oz Mezcal
  • 2 oz Pomegranate Juice
  • 1 1/2 oz Tequila Blanco
  • Activated charcoal
  • Frozen Strawberries
  • Ice

Directions

Step 1

In a blender, add strawberries, lime juice, triple sec, and mezcal. Blend away! Pour into a glass.

Step 2

Clean blender or use a second blender and add ice, pomegranate juice, activated charcoal, tequila Blanco. Blend again!

Step 3

Pour both mixes into a glass and layer as desired for “fire face demon” effect. Garnish. Enjoy!

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