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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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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Saw cocktail sits in front of power drill, wrench, jar with screws, nails, etc. Drink is layered red with strawberry mixture and white with heavy cream vodka mixture for 4 total layers. Red and white swirl straw and strawberry added for garnish.

Saw | Saw 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 2004 Saw with the help of a Jig & Saw!

Jig shot and Saw Cocktail sit on table together. Shot is red, black, and white. Cocktail is red, white, red, white to the top with strawberry and red and white swirl straw for garnish.

The Jig & Saw

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Rum
  • 1 1/2 oz Peach Schnapps
  • 1/2 oz Vodka
  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
  • 1 cup Heavy Whipping Cream
  • Frozen Strawberries
  • Grenadine
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Ice

Directions

Step 1

In a blender, add frozen strawberries about 2/3 to the top, rum, peach schnapps, simple syrup, grenadine, and ice. Blend!

Step 2

In separate bowl, add heavy whipping cream, vanilla extra, and vodka. Whip mixture until you get the consistency you are looking for. We went with a more fluffy consistency.

Step 3

In a hurricane glass, layer strawberry mixture first and then whipped cream vodka mixture for as many layers as desired. Garnish with a strawberry. Cheers!

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Ghost Face Espresso Martini displayed with ghost face design in foam of drink

Ghost Face Espresso Martini | Scream 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 1996 Scream while enjoying a Ghost Face Espresso Martini!

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 1/2 oz Coffee Liqueur
  • 1 oz espresso
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup
  • Cinnamon

Directions

Step 1

In a cocktail mixer, combine vodka, coffee liqueur, espresso, and simple syrup. Shake!

Step 2

Pour in a glass and use a ghost face stencil to garnish with cinnamon. Enjoy!

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