RECIPE: Purple Cosmo. Ingredients: ~ 2 Parts Absolut Vodka ~ 3 Parts White Cranberry Juice ~ 1½ Parts Violet Liqueur ~ ½ Part Lime Juice ~ ~ How to mix: Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add all ingredients. Shake and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Halloween Fashionista Fabulous Witches Theme Party Food & Drink Ideas
Lavendar Cosmopolitan: 1 ounce Mandarin Vodka 1 ounce Parfait Amour 1 ounce Cranberry Juice 1 slice Lime Rub the rim of a cocktail glass with a lime wedge and dip the glass into sugar (if you have it use lavender sugar) to coat the rim thoroughly. Pour mandarin vodka, parfait amour, and cranberry juice into a chilled shaker. Shake well and pour into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a slice of lime.
Used for attracting good fortune or warding off evil, gris gris (pronounced gree-gree) are talismans originating in West Africa and also found in New Orleans. Serve this very floral cocktail with a deep purple hue and let your guests wonder how you do the voodoo that you do. GET IT 1 ounce creme de violet 1 ounce St. Germaine 1 ounce grapefruit juice 2 ounces gin 3 dashes lavender bitters Ice MAKE IT Pour all ingredients into a pitcher. Add ice and stir. Pour into chilled martini glass…
BUTTERFLY COCKTAIL This recipe for a Butterfly Cocktail (right, from Staton Hall) uses basil, mint, Citron Vodka, Elderflower cordial and is garnished with an edible flower (I'd suggest a Pansie) so is a perfect cocktail for these garden party ideas.