The Zombie Cocktail, powerful and deadly!


Certain cocktails are not meant but for those with a strong heart and purpose to experience the effects of alcohol. This one in particular is rumoured to have  the power to bring people back from the dead.

The reason?

3 types of rum, 2 types of brandy combined with delicious fresh juice. Ladies and gentlemen, this will make a memorable Halloween experience for you: The Cocktail Zombie.

Created by the ultra famous bartender Ernest Raymond a.k.a Don Beach in the 30’s , this cocktail gained a reputation for being devastating to the point where its consumption was limited to a maximum of two glasses per person.

The original recipe died with Don Beach but here we humbly present you with our Zombie Cocktail recipe, try it and let us know how you liked it (if you survive)


–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Ice

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 ounce white rum

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 ounce dark rum

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 1 ounce aged rum

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬Ĺ ounce apricot brandy

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬Ĺ ounce cherry brandy

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 2 ounces orange juice

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬Ĺ ounce lime juice


–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Add in the following order: – Lime juice, liqueurs and juice.

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Shake

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Pour in a Highball glass

–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Garnish with a slice of fresh fruit


–¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Highball



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