October 24, 2007 17:58 ET
Halloween Entertaining: Ghoulishly Green Cocktails
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 24, 2007) - MIDORI, a brand known for its flavorful melon
taste, has created ghoulish-green cocktails just in time for Halloween.
From the Monster Martini to the Spider's Kiss, the recipes are diverse in
flavor and aim to please even the most discerning palates.
MIDORI is often referred to as the hostess' secret weapon because of its
versatility. It mixes well with most common juices like orange and
pineapple. Fun garnishes like lemons and blood oranges can be added to
enhance the taste of the drink. Themed swizzle sticks will create a spooky
So, this Halloween, toast the night with these devilish concoctions:
-- 25 oz (1 750ml bottle) MIDORI
-- 63 oz. Orange Juice
-- 12 oz. SKYY Vodka
-- 32 oz Club Soda
Mix all ingredients into a punch bowl or cauldron. Stir and serve with a
spoon or ladle. Serves 15-20.
MIDORI MONSTER MARTINI:
-- 3/4 oz. MIDORI
-- 2 oz. SKYY Citrus
-- Splash of white cranberry Juice
Shake and strain into a chilled glass.
Give guests a jolt with the Spider's Kiss. This elixir glows under the
black light from the quinine in the tonic water, giving guests a flavorful
MIDORI SPIDER'S KISS:
-- 1 oz. MIDORI
-- 2 oz. Gin
-- Tonic Water
Pour the first two ingredients in a tall glass, preferably frosted, over
ice. Top off with tonic water.
MIDORI'S HALLOWEEN PUNCH:
-- 55 oz. SKYY Orange
-- 33 oz. MIDORI
-- 44 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix
-- 15 Squeezed Orange Wedges
Pour ingredients in order listed into a pitcher filled 1/2 way with cubed
ice. Shake/stir for 5 seconds. Strain from pitcher into punch bowl.
Garnish with Mellon Balls, Red Oranges and Kiwi.
GREEN GOBLIN'S BREW:
-- 1 1/2 oz. MIDORI
-- Top with milk
Build over ice