Here at Attitude Clothing, there’s no better way we love to spend the summer months than lurking in the shade with a good cocktail, waiting for the next festival to come around. If you’re like us but in need of some alternative cocktail inspiration, then check out this list of dark delights that are guaranteed to impress your guests. Don’t forget to pick the perfect alternative cocktail outfit too…
3 measures of Vodka
1 tsp of sweet Vermouth
½ tsp of Pernod
½ measure of dry Sherry
Twist of Lemon peel
Shake over ice until frosted
Serve in a chilled wine/cocktail glass and garnish with lemon peel.
2/3 measure of dark Rum
1/3 measure of Southern Comfort
Juice of half a Lime
A dash of Curacao
Pour the Rum, Southern Comfort, Lime juice, and a dash of Curacao over ice and shake.
Strain into a highball glass and top with Soda and a twist of Lime.
2 measures of Brandy
1 measure of Apple Brandy
1 measure of sweet Vermouth
Pour over ice in a mixing glass.
Stir and strain into a cocktail glass.
1 tsp of Raspberry syrup
¼ measure of Maraschino
¼ measure of yellow Chartreuse
¼ measure of Cointreau
¼ measure of blue Curacao, chilled
Carefully pour the well-chilled liqueurs into a shot glass, layering them up by pouring onto the back of a tea spoon. Finally pour in the blue Curacao
80ml Absolut Kurant Vodka
40ml Blue Curacao
2 tsp of Strawberry syrup
2 tsp of Grenadine
Shake the Liqueurs, Syrup and Grenadine.
Half fill a highball glass with ice and pour over.
Top with Soda water.
20ml Banana Liqueur
20ml Lemon Juice
10ml Pineapple Juice
1 teaspoon Cacao
Put ‘em all together and stick an umbrella in for a summer goth finish.
Got some more alternative cocktail suggestions? Let us know below!