Last week's candy corn cordial and slime rickey were such a playful way to get in the spirit of Halloween that I couldn't wait to continue on with the fun.
This drink's day-glo-green hue hints at just the right amount of macabre without being too kitschy. It's also a last relic of the now-defunct Jade Bar, formerly one of my favorite haunts in San Francisco.
With a punchy melon flavor that resembles a lime Skittle, it'd be a great adult substitute for trick or treating. Interested in this ghoulish gulp? Then keep reading for the recipe.
2 ounces pineapple juice
1-1/2 ounces vanilla vodka
1 ounce fresh lime juice
1/2 ounce Midori
1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the ingredients, shake well and strain into a large chilled martini glass.
Makes 1 drink.
- Drinks, Cocktails
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