Black Widow Cocktail - Spooky Halloween Drink with a Sharp Bite
Calories: 535kcal
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
The Black Widow Cocktail is a sleek and sinister Halloween beverage with a sharp bite. The smooth blackcurrant liqueur mixed with the vodka and coffee-flavored Kahlua makes an unforgettable cocktail. Perfect for your spooky gatherings, this cocktail is sure to impress with its deep, dark appearance and complex flavors.


  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 3 oz Crème de Cassis
  • 1 oz Kahlua
  • 1/2 tsp Activated Charcoal optional
  • 1 oz Ginger Beer
  • 2 Blackberries for garnish


Mix and Serve:

  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  • Add 2 oz vodka, 3 oz crème de cassis, 1/2 tsp activated charcoal (if using), and 1 oz Kahlua.
  • Shake vigorously to combine.
  • Strain the mixture into a martini glass.
  • Splash the top of the cocktail with 1 oz ginger beer.
  • Garnish with 2 blackberries.


Enjoy the deep, dark allure of the Black Widow Cocktail, perfect for setting the spooky mood at your next Halloween party. Its rich flavors and striking appearance will leave a lasting impression on your guests.
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Estimated Nutrition:

Calories: 535kcal (27%)Carbohydrates: 61g (20%)Protein: 0.1gFat: 0.1gSaturated Fat: 0.03gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.04gSodium: 5mgPotassium: 7mgFiber: 0.2g (1%)Sugar: 40g (44%)Vitamin A: 9IUVitamin C: 1mg (1%)Calcium: 2mgIron: 0.1mg (1%)
CourseBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
CuisineBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
KeywordBeverage Recipe, Cocktail Recipe, Drink Recipe