Halloween Candy Cocktails

Just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some candy during Halloween. In fact, being an adult means you get to enjoy one of these candy-flavored cocktails, so it’s even better. Take that, kids!

So liven up your Halloween soiree with the perfect mix of childhood candy cravings and adult libations with these cocktail and shot recipes. And be sure to stop in to one of our many Big Red Liquor stores to stock up on everything you need from pumpkin beers to bottles of wine.


Butterfinger Cocktail

  • 1 ½ oz Butterscotch Schnapps
  • 1 ½ oz Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • 6 oz Milk
  • Serve in cocktail glass.

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Cocktail

  • ½ oz Vodka
  • ½ oz Frangelico
  • ½ oz Creme de Cacao
  • 2 oz Light Cream
  • Shake with ice and serve.

Lemonhead Cocktail

  • ¾ oz Limoncello, chilled
  • 5 oz Cava Brut, chilled
  • Serve in champagne flute.

Twizzlers Cocktail

  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 1 oz Strawberry Liqueur
  • Splash of Grenadine
  • Serve over ice.


Hershey’s Kisses Shot

  • 1 Part Vanilla Vodka
  • 1 Part Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • 1 Part Kahlua
  • 3 Parts Half and Half
  • Splash of Chocolate Syrup
  • Shake over ice and serve.

Junior Mints Shot

  • 1 oz Peppermint Schnapps
  • ½ oz Dark Creme de Cacao
  • Shake over ice and serve.

Snickers Shot

  • ⅓ oz of Dark Creme de Cacao
  • ⅓ oz Bailey’s Irish Creme
  • ⅓ oz Frangelico
  • Shake over ice and serve.

Whatchamacallit Shot

  • 1 shot of Vodka
  • 1 shot of Jack Daniel’s
  • ½ shot of Amaretto Almond Liqueur
  • Stir and serve.

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