Shaken not Stirred – Halloween Special

For this edition of Shaken not Stirred, we are bringing you three of the most fiendishly delicious offerings from Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. This trio of spooktacular cocktails are the house specialities of The Fairmont Waterfront HotelThe Fairmont Scottsdale Princess and Fairmont Battery Wharf – created by the talented team of Fairmont mixologists.

The Witch’s Brew, The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Serve larger batches in a cauldron!

75ml Bacardi Light

75ml Meyers Rum

35ml Bacardi 151

75ml  Pineapple Juice

75ml Orange Juice

35ml Sour Mix

35ml Grenadine

To prepare your Witch’s Brew, fill a large glass with ice and add all the ingredients stirring with a long spoon. When the colour has turned pink garish with jellied worms and serve with a straw.

Espresso Diablo, The Fairmont Waterfront

Add a piece of dry ice for a smoking spooky look!

30ml Tequila

30ml Kahlua

35ml Espresso

35ml Simple Syrup

To create this dark and tempting martini, add the ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake. Pour into a martini glass and garnish with black licorice.

Pumpkin Cinn-Fusion,  Fairmont Battery Wharf

Cinn-Fusion (do you see what they did there?)

30ml 10 Cane Rum – Cinnamon infused

15ml Fresh Lemon Juice

15ml Maple Syrup

1 tsp Pumpkin Puree

Add the ingredients to a glass mug and pour over enough hot apple cider to fill the glass. Garnish with whipped cream and nutmeg.  Drink to a backdrop of Vincent Price!

Contributor:  Alexandra Pinhorn

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