Halloween

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Brain Hemorrhage – Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

What’s creepier than a bloody brain? Drinking a bloody brain… Completely disgusting, yet so Halloween appropriate! It’s that time of year when anything goes. The kid, albeit the adult kid, in us comes out. There is no denying this drink feels weird in your mouth but it does taste pretty darn good…once you get past the whole idea of the body organs….if you can! Continue reading

Captain Ghouladas ~ Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

Captain Gouladas

There’s been a mutiny on the pirate ship and the crew is celebrating this Halloween massacre with a bloody good cocktail. The tell tale sign is not the blood on their hands but the stain on their lips as they toss back their Captain Ghouladas. Cheers Matey! Continue reading

Spider’s Kiss ~ Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

Spiders Kiss

Feeling the bite of rough week? Bite back with a Spider’s Kiss and have everyone under your spell. The mystic of the black widow spider is captured in this visually interesting cocktail by mixologist Victoria D’Amato-Moran. Hauntingly beautiful yet absolutely delicious! Continue reading

Bayou Slime – Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

Bayou Slime
 
What makes Halloween so much fun is the creativity you get to unleash during every aspect of inventing the party. Turning your house into a spooky place where each little space holds something clever and creepy for your guests to enjoy. The same idea holds true for the cocktails. They are a part of the atmosphere you are creating. The transformation of an everyday house into an eerie space is like the transformation of the ordinary cocktail into a creepy libation.

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Eyeball Highballs – Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

Eyeball Martini
 
Like a simple black dress with a string of pearls, sometimes a simple cocktail with a creepy twist is just what an October Friday evening calls for. Invite a few friends to wind down after a hectic week and let them know you have had your eye on them.
 
Serve this with a variety of cheese and crackers. The olives are in the glass!

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Skeleton’s in the Cupcake Closet

Dancing Skeleton Cupcakes

Bring a “ghoul” platter of cupcakes to your office or neighborhood party and get those skeletons out of the closet! It’s easy to do when you remember that “the leg bone’s connected to the knee bone and the knee bone’s connected to the foot bone”, as the song goes. You’ll have your skeletons dancing across your cupcakes in no time.     Continue reading

All Hallows’ Eve at My Table

Halloween comes but once a year so I say go all out! I like to decorate from the street to the back yard! Some years we have had a big bash and some years we go for a more intimate, close knit, ghoulish affair. This year we a keeping it small but the details are still hauntingly fun! And you must wear a costume or you’re head will be lopped off! Continue reading

Slow Death Martini ~ Friday’s 5 o’clock Wet Your Whistle Call!

This lemony drink will sneak up on you! As the black skull floating in the yellow drink slowly begins to melt, an eerie affect begins to swirl around in your glass. As you sip your martini, the anise scent of the skull permeates your senses and combines with the rosemary lemon on your tongue. Your guests will all be talking about how nice a Slow Death can be…. Continue reading

Oh, What Tangled Webs We Weave!

These are some of the easiest wow factor cupcakes you can make and your friends will be asking where you got them. How much fun will you have telling them that you made them yourself! Spider webs are one of the essential elements for Halloween but they don’t just have to be on your front porch. Extend that theme onto the dessert tray with these spider web cupcakes. Sometimes it is downright fun to weave a tangled web!

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