Channeling the Spirit of Otho – The Faux-Paranormal Fizz Cocktail

Otho, the flamboyant interior decorator and self-proclaimed paranormal expert in Tim Burton’s “Beetlejuice,” certainly knows how to make an impression. From his eccentric fashion choices to his dubious séance skills, Otho is an unforgettable character. So, what better way to pay tribute to him than with a cocktail as eclectic and full of flair as he is? Enter Otho’s Faux-Paranormal Fizz, a cocktail that’s as mysterious and inviting as a haunted house tour led by the man himself.

The Experience

Otho’s Faux-Paranormal Fizz is a complex cocktail with layers of flavor. The vodka acts as a neutral stage where the elderflower liqueur and lemon juice can shine. The club soda adds a fizzy dimension that elevates the entire experience. The lavender garnish not only adds to the aesthetic but also provides an aromatic allure that beckons you to take a sip.

Why This Cocktail Works

This cocktail embodies the spirit of Otho, bringing an air of faux-paranormal flair to a rather simple drink. It’s as if the elderflower liqueur imbues the concoction with mystical properties, while the lemon juice and club soda keep it grounded in reality. The lavender garnish is the pièce de résistance, much like Otho’s extravagant personality.

Whether you’re hosting a “Beetlejuice”-themed party or just enjoying a movie night at home, Otho’s Faux-Paranormal Fizz is the ideal companion. It encapsulates the whimsical and fantastical nature of the film, while also being a delightful cocktail that can stand on its own merits.

So, get out your shaker, line up the ingredients, and let’s toast to the peculiar charm of Otho and the unforgettable world of “Beetlejuice.”

Otho's Faux-Paranormal Fizz
Calories: 240kcal
Prep Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 4 minutes
Otho's Faux-Paranormal Fizz is the perfect cocktail to channel your inner spiritualist. With a base of smooth vodka, the drink is elevated by the enchanting flavors of elderflower liqueur and fresh lemon juice. The club soda adds a bubbly effervescence that dances on your palate, while the lavender garnish provides an aromatic flourish that Otho himself would approve of. This cocktail is not just a beverage; it's an experience—a whimsical journey that pays homage to one of "Beetlejuice's" most flamboyant characters. Cheers to the strange and unusual!



  • Add vodka, elderflower liqueur, and lemon juice to a shaker.
  • Shake and strain into a glass.
  • Top with club soda and garnish with lavender.

Estimated Nutrition:

Calories: 240kcal (12%)Carbohydrates: 13g (4%)Protein: 0.1gFat: 0.1gSaturated Fat: 0.01gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.01gSodium: 7mgPotassium: 30mg (1%)Fiber: 0.1gSugar: 12g (13%)Vitamin A: 2IUVitamin C: 11mg (13%)Calcium: 3mgIron: 0.03mg
CourseBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
CuisineBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
KeywordBeverage, Cocktail, Drink

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