Witch's Potion Cocktail

Create a witch-worthy twist on a margarita. This spooky sip is perfect to serve the adults at your Halloween party!

Serves: 2Prep: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 2


  • 1 tablespoon light corn syrup
  • Black gel food coloring
  • 2 teaspoons grenadine
  • 4 ounces tequila
  • 1 1⁄2 ounces blackberry liqueur
  • 1 ounce lime juice
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • 2 blackberries


  • In a bowl or saucer, slightly larger than rim of 4-6 oz. cocktail glass, stir corn syrup and black food coloring until blended. Dip rim of two martini glass in syrup mixture. Turn glass right side up. Add 1 tsp. grenadine to each glass. Let black syrup drip from glass slightly.
  • Place cocktail glasses in freezer until ready to serve.
  • Fill cocktail shaker with ice. Add remaining ingredients. Cover and shake 15-20 times. Divide between black-rimmed glasses. Garnish with blackberry.