Berry Scary Martini
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Berry Scary Martini
Cocktail recipe

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3.67 / 5
The Berry Scary Martini is a visually striking and seasonally themed cocktail that's especially popular around Halloween. It is characterized by its deep, dark color, which comes from the use ... more The Berry Scary Martini is a visually striking and seasonally themed cocktail that's especially popular around Halloween. It is characterized by its deep, dark color, which comes from the use of black vodka, and its rich, fruity flavor profile, courtesy of cherry juice. This drink is typically served in a cocktail glass and is often garnished with raspberries to add a touch of fresh berry flavor that complements the cherry notes. The Berry Scary Martini offers a balance of sweet and tart elements, making it an appealing choice for those who enjoy fruit-forward cocktails with a unique and eerie twist.
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Black Vodka
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Raspberry
Alcohol content
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13.33% | 1.2 units *

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Ingredients

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30ml 1oz 3cl
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60ml 2oz 6cl

Method
How to make a Berry Scary Martini

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake well for 10-15 seconds or until the outside of the shaker becomes frosted
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass, garnish with some raspberries and serve

Learn more about some of the mixology terms used in this cocktail

·  Shake  ·  Strain  ·  Garnish  · 

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute black vodka in the Berry Scary Martini with another type of vodka?

Yes, you can substitute black vodka with regular vodka if black vodka is not available. Adding a splash of black food coloring or using a dark juice can help mimic the original cocktail's visually striking appearance.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What are some garnishing tips for the Berry Scary Martini to make it more visually appealing?

For an eye-catching presentation, consider using fresh dark berries like blackberries or cherries as a garnish. Adding a sugar rim with colored sugar (black or red) can also enhance the visual appeal, making it perfect for Halloween parties or themed events.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content in the Berry Scary Martini compare to a standard martini?

The Berry Scary Martini has an alcohol content of approximately 13.33%, which is slightly lower than a standard martini's alcohol content, typically around 15-20%, depending on the recipe and the ratio of ingredients used. This makes the Berry Scary Martini a slightly lighter option.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve the Berry Scary Martini for a party?

Serve the Berry Scary Martini in a chilled cocktail glass to keep it cold and refreshing. Consider making a batch in advance, storing it in a pitcher in the fridge, and then shaking individual servings with ice right before serving to your guests for added convenience at a party.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are best suited for serving the Berry Scary Martini?

The Berry Scary Martini, with its unique color and flavor, is particularly suited for Halloween parties and spooky-themed events. Its visually striking appearance and sweet-tart flavor profile also make it a great choice for cocktail nights, costume parties, or as a special treat during the fall season.

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