Celebrate Halloween with this delicious tequila sunrise cocktail recipe! Have you ever had a tequila sunrise? It’s a classic drink with tequila, orange juice, grenadine, and cherries. I promise that you will love it! This version is extra spooky, and you can serve it at your Halloween party as a “Vampire Sunset.” Feel free to omit the alcohol for a sweet mocktail too.
For our version of a tequila sunrise, we used ice, grenadine, orange juice, tequila, and fresh fruit for a garnish. Try orange slices and cherries, but you can get creative with your favorites! A silver tequila works best and offers a light taste. While this recipe serves one, you can easily double, triple, or even quadruple it for a party.
Use a plastic syringe for a Halloween touch. Fill the plastic syringe with grenadine.
In a tall cocktail glass, add ice. We used these Halloween themed glasses, and I linked a few options from Amazon that you can order for your Halloween party.
Add orange juice and tequila to a cocktail shaker and shake gently.
Pour into your glass. Place the syringe inside the drink.
Garnish with fresh fruit and spooky vampire teeth if desired and enjoy!
When ready to drink, squirt the grenadine into the orange juice.
- Handful of ice
- 1 oz. grenadine
- 8 ounces of orange juice
- 1 ½ oz. silver tequila
- Fresh orange wedges and maraschino cherries for garnish
- Plastic syringe
- Plastic vampire teeth, optional
- Fill the plastic syringe with grenadine.
- Fill the cup with ice.
- Pour in the orange juice.
- Add the tequila and stir.
- Place the syringe inside the drink.
- When ready to drink, squirt the grenadine into the orange juice.
Omit the alcohol for a kid-friendly Halloween party punch.
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Nutrition Information:Yield: 1 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 361Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 13mgCarbohydrates: 64gFiber: 4gSugar: 48gProtein: 3g
The nutritional information here is an estimate. While I try to provide accurate information via Nutritionix, this information is provided as a courtesy and there is no guarantee that it will be completely accurate. I am not a certified nutritionist and any information sunnysweetdays.com should only be used as a general guideline.
Looking for more Halloween drink ideas?
Halloween Cocktail Recipes
If you want to make a regular tequila sunrise, here is what it looks like without the spooky embellishments.
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