25 Horror Movie Cocktails and Drinks for a Creepy Halloween Movie Night

Are you getting as excited for Halloween as we are? After our last recipe round-up featuring spooky starters, we asked if we should do cocktails or desserts next and the majority wanted cocktails! So here we are. We’ve rounded up every last one of our horror movie cocktails to make it easy for you to decide what to make for your Halloween Movie Night at Home! Not only that, we have an awesome giveaway at the bottom of this list, so be sure to check there for a chance to win an awesome prize!


  • Hobb’s End Highball (In The Mouth of Madness)- This gin cocktail looks spooky, making a fun Halloween libation! Inspired by John Carpenter's In The Mouth of Madness, The Geeks have created a cocktail perfect for any Sutter Cane fan, the Hobb's End Highball! 2geekswhoeat.com #Cocktails #HomeBartender #HorrorMovieRecipes #HalloweenIdeas #HalloweenParty #MovieNight
  • Lone Starita (The Last Drive-In)This beer cocktail is perfect for a more casual horror movie night with Joe Bob Briggs. The Geeks have put together a fun Summer Sleepover Special snack and cocktail pairing inspired by The Last Drive-In featuring Joe Bob Briggs. 2geekswhoeat.com #TheLastDriveIn #JoeBobBriggs #Shudder #SleepoverFood #CocktailRecipes #SnackRecipes #Cocktails #Snacks #HorrorInspiredRecipes #HorrorFood #PartyIdeas
  • Teddy’s Gin and Tonic and Happy Spookies Shot (Host)- Looking for a more serious buzz? This pairing will get you there quickly (just be sure to stay home after). Inspired by the film Host, now on Shudder, The Geeks have put together a cocktail and shot pairing along with an interview of the film's Executive Producer! 2geekswhoeat.com #Host #Shudder #HorrorMovies #HorrorMovieFood #HorrorMovieRecipes #HorrorFood #HorrorRecipes #CocktailRecipes
  • The Invisible Man-hattan (The Invisible Man)- A classic cocktail for a classic horror movie.
  • Rourke’s Fantasy (Fantasy Island)- Do you love tiki drinks meant for sharing? This one is for you! Inspired by Blumhouse's newest release, Fantasy Island, The Geeks have created a recipe for Roarke's Fantasy, a scorpion bowl cocktail perfect for sharing! 2geekswhoeat.com #scorpionbowl #tikidrinks #geekyfood #geekyrecipes #horrorrecipes #partyideas #tikiparty #fantasyisland #rumcocktails #rumrecipes
  • The Briny Deep (Underwater)- This is a cocktail for a more adventurous drinker but it is worth the effort. Inspired by the new thriller Underwater from 20th Century Fox, The Geeks have come up with a seaweed infused scotch cocktail called The Briny Deep! 2geekswhoeat.com #cocktails #MovieRecipes #Scotch #Underwater #HomeBar #Seaweed
  • Silver Shamrock Shots (Halloween 3)- Who doesn’t love horror movie-themed shots? To get ready for Joe Bob's Halloween Hootenanny on Shudder, The Geeks interviewed Darcy the Mail Girl and made a series of shots, Silver Shamrock Shots, inspired by one of her favorite movies! 2geekswhoeat.com #JoeBobBriggs #Shudder #HorrorRecipes #HalloweenRecipes #HorrorMovieRecipes #SilverShamrock #Shots #ShotRecipes
  • Spaulding’s Last Laugh (3 From Hell)- A tribute to Sid Haig, this cocktail utilized a unique agave spirit! Inspired by Rob Zombie's latest film, 3 From Hell, The Geeks have created a Sotol based cocktail and tribute to Sid Haig called Spaulding's Last Laugh. 2geekswhoeat.com #3FromHell #HorrorMovieRecipes #MovieCocktails #CraftCocktails #SotolRecipes #HorrorMovies #GeekyRecipes
  • May Queen Lemonade (Midsommar)- Be careful with this cocktail, it’s so good that you won’t realize how many you’ve had! [Sponsored] To mark the blu-ray release of Midsommar, The Geeks have created 2 brand new recipes, the 2nd of which is their May Queen Lemonade similar to the drink seen in the movie! 2geekswhoeat.com #Midsommar #HorrorMovieRecipes #HalloweenRecipes #CocktailRecipes
  • Haggis’ Brew (Pumpkinhead)- The combo of rum and pumpkin spice are sure to become a seasonal favorite! Halloween Cocktails | Horror Movie Recipes | Halloween Recipes | Pumpkin Spice Cocktails | Inspired by the 80s horror film Pumpkinhead, The Geeks have created a delicious rum cocktail full of pumpkin spice flavor! 2geekswhoeat.com
  • The Survivor’s Celebration (Ready or Not)- Celebrating something? A spooky champagne cocktail is just what you need! Horror Recipes | Halloween Recipes | Halloween Cocktails | Inspired by the wedding vibes of Ready or Not, The Geeks have put together a tasty yet gruesome way to enjoy champagne, The Survivor's Celebration. 2geekswhoeat.com
  • Gator Grog (Crawl)- Are creature features your jam? How about a cocktail inspired by one? Summer Cocktails | Movie Drinks | Rum Cocktails | Inspired by this summer's creature feature Crawl, The Geeks have created a new recipe for Gator Grog, a cocktail with bite! 2geekswhoeat.com
  • Church’s 9th Life (Pet Sematary)- We love Stephen King here at Geeks Who Eat Headquarters. This cocktail is not only inspired by Pet Sematary but his home state of Maine as well. Horror Recipes | Halloween Recipes | Cocktail Recipes | Bourbon | The Geeks are at it again! This time they've created a delicious bourbon cocktail inspired by Pet Sematary, Church's 9th Life! It's so good that it will bring you back to life! 2geekswhoeat.com
  • Something Sinister (Us)- Like things spicy? Want to try your hand at upping your garnish game? This one is for you. Horror Recipes | Cocktail Recipes | Horror Movies | Vodka | Taking influence from Jordan Peele's latest film Us, The Geeks have created a cocktail for Vodka O'Clock but with a twist. Perhaps something more sinister. Do you dare drink it? 2geekswhoeat.com
  • War is Hell (Overlord)- If like Matthew, you enjoy all things bitter when it comes to cocktails, you need to try this Campari-centric drink.
  • Miskatonic Reviver (Re-Animator)- We love this drink all year! We especially enjoy it during our hot Arizona summers. Continuing their preparations for Shudder's The Last Drive-In, The Geeks have created a cocktail called the Miskatonic Reviver inspired by the 80's horror cult classic Re-Animator starring Jeffery Combs! 2geekswhoeat.com #ReAnimator #Cocktail Recipes #UVCocktails #HorrorRecipes #HorrorFood #Halloween #MovieNight
  • Wolfsbane Serum (Ginger Snaps 2: Unleased)- This recipe is not only one of our favorites, but also has a great interview with Dr. Rebekah McKendry! The Geeks celebrate Women in Horror Month with a Creme de Violette cocktail called The Wolfsbane Serum inspired by Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed. 2geekswhoeat.com #HorrorRecipes #HalloweenRecipes #CocktailRecipes #CraftCocktailRecipes #GeekyRecipes #Halloween #HalloweenParty
  • The Further (Insidious: The Last Key)- This Insidious cocktail is far easier to make than our photos were to shoot! In order to get ready for the 4th installment of the Insidious franchise, Insidious: The Last Key, The Geeks have created a cocktail called The Further. 2geekswhoeat.com #HorrorMovies #CocktailRecipes #AnchoReyes #Halloween #HalloweenRecipes #Cocktails #Insidious #Blumhouse #PartyIdeas
  • The Sinking Feeling (47 Meters Down)- This is another one of those drinks that is a summer favorite. It is also a great way to dive into mezcal (pun intended). Inspired by 47 Meters Down, The Sinking Feeling is a delicious update to the classic Shark Bite Cocktail [Sponsored] 2geekswhoeat.com #Cocktails #HorrorMovies #Halloween #Horror Recipes #SharkWeek #SharkWeekIdeas
  • Bloody Marilyns (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre)- Horror brunch cocktails? Yes, please. The Snack is Family with this Texas Chainsaw Massacre Pairing featuring a Bloody Marilyn! 2geekswhoeat.com #HorrorMovies #Recipe
  • Not Your Mother’s Cocoa (Friday the 13th)- Looking for something warm and comforting? How about boozy hot cocoa? These Friday the 13th inspired snacks aren't your mother's recipe! 2geekswhoeat.com #HorrorMovie #Recipe #ad
  • Never Sleep Again (A Nightmare on Elm Street)- Coffee and mezcal are a thing, right? They are now! Never Sleep Again with this cocktail and snack pairing inspired by A Nightmare on Elm Street 2geekswhoeat.com #Horror #recipe
  • The Black Eyed Stickman (Blair Witch)- Our very first ever horror movie cocktail! This one definitely holds a place in our hearts. The Black Eyed Stickman: A Blair Witch Inspired Cocktail is perfect for any horror fan who enjoys craft cocktails. 2geekswhoeat.com #cocktails #BlairWitch

Mocktails and Non-alcoholic drinks

  • Sam’s Cider (Trick ‘r Treat)- Our first official mocktail, this mule substitute is seasonal AND delicious! After many requests, The Geeks have come up with a mocktail recipe called Sam's Cider inspired by the film Trick 'R Treat. 2geekswhoeat.com #HorrorMovieRecipes #HorrorRecipes #Mocktails #Cider #PumpkinSpice #TrickrTreat #MovieNight #MovieNightIdeas
  • Spirit Soothing Cider (Annabelle Comes Home)- This cider isn’t a mocktail but is still quite tasty and relaxing. Horror Food | Horror Recipes | Apple Cider | Inspired by Annabelle Comes Home, The Geeks have created a new recipe for Spirit Soothing Cider, perfect to calm your nerves after a scary movie! 2geekswhoeat.com

Have your own cocktail ideas? We have some tips about how to upgrade them inspired by Blumhouse’s Upgrade! In addition to this great resource for horror movie cocktails, we have an exciting giveaway! We are giving away a one-year subscription to our favorite horror streaming service, Shudder! All you have to do is submit your entry on the form below. The winner will be selected and notified next on Tuesday, October 27th. This is open to new and current subscribers. We have a few more Halloween treats on the way so be sure to check back!

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3 Replies to “25 Horror Movie Cocktails and Drinks for a Creepy Halloween Movie Night”

  1. They all look delicious!

    I’ll stick with slivovitz, though…..

    “The night is chill, mein Herr, and my master the Count bade me take all care of you. There is a flask of slivovitz (the plum brandy of the country) underneath the seat, if you should require it.” – Dracula, Chapter 1.

    (The Samhain Society sent me here!)

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