Well Goblins and Ghouls it is that time again..Halloween! Saturday is the bewitched day but the macabre will continue well into Monday as it is El Día de los Muertos (The Day of the Dead). Below you will find some hauntingly delicious cocktails, boo-tiful Halloween wedding details and some drop dead gorgeous Day of The Dead inspired wedding items. Check out WhoWhatWeddings.com to see footage of a recent wedding industry Halloween mixer.
Ghost in the Graveyard
2 ounces black vodka
2 ounces creme de cacao or coffee-flavored liqueur
1 scoop vanilla ice cream
Pinch of finely grated nutmeg, for garnish
In a glass, combine vodka and creme de cacao, and set aside. Place a scoop of ice cream in a highball glass, and slowly pour vodka mixture over ice cream. Garnish with nutmeg; serve immediately.
1/4 cup ice
1/2 cup freshly squeezed tangerine juice
1 1/2 ounces black vodka
1 black licorice twist, for serving
Place ice in a tall glass. Pour juice into glass. Pour vodka over the back of a cocktail spoon into glass so it sits on top of juice and creates a layer of black. Slice 1/4 inch off each end of licorice, and use as a straw. Serve immediately.
Berry Scary Martini
1 cup ice
1 ounce black vodka
2 ounces cherry juice
Fresh raspberries and blueberries, for garnish
Combine ice, vodka, and cherry juice in a cocktail shaker; shake vigorously. Pour into a martini glass. Thread raspberries and blueberries onto a cocktail skewer, and place in drink. Serve immediately.
Brides.com has some devilishly divine Halloween wedding ideas
This couple decided to really take their undying love to a whole new level with a Zombie themed wedding
On November 2nd, Latin Americans in Mexico, the US and Canada will be thinking of and praying for their friends and family who have passed. The below couples chose to include some of the holidays details in their wedding decor
Images by Jose Villa
Found on Off Beat Bride
found on Etsy.com
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