Say ‘Beetlejuice’ Thrice and Summon the Perfect Halloween Margarita

Halloween is not just about costumes, candies, and haunted houses. It’s also about savoring flavors that set the mood for a spooktacular celebration. Enter the Spooky Beetlejuice Margarita, a delightful blend of sweet and sour that’s perfect for getting into the Halloween spirit.

What Makes It Spooky Yet Irresistible?

The Beetlejuice Margarita is a unique take on the classic margarita, only it’s jazzed up with flavors that are both haunting and heavenly. With the base of a blanco tequila and the exotic notes of blue curaçao, this cocktail is anything but ordinary. Add in the fresh tartness of lime juice and the tropical sweetness of pineapple juice, and you’ve got a cocktail that’s as complex as it is delicious. Optional edible green glitter gel icing adds a whimsical, almost otherworldly glow. And let’s not forget the optional black salt for the rim—it’s like Halloween in every sip!

Perfect for Parties or Solo Sipping

What’s great about this cocktail is its versatility. The recipe is simple enough to whip up for a lone, cozy evening spent watching horror flicks, but it’s also easily scalable for a crowd. Just increase the ingredient measurements proportionally, and you’ve got a batch cocktail that’s ready to serve at your Halloween bash.

The Presentation

Ah, the pièce de résistance! Once the cocktail is shaken and poured, garnish it with a lime wheel and consider adding a black and/or white striped straw. It’s these finishing touches that make the Beetlejuice Margarita not just a drink, but a conversation starter.

Calories: 204kcal
Prep Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 4 minutes
The Spooky Beetlejuice Margarita is the ultimate Halloween cocktail, blending the rich flavors of blanco tequila and blue curaçao with the zesty kick of lime and the tropical sweetness of pineapple juice. It's not just the taste that makes it Halloween-worthy—the optional edible green glitter gel icing and black salt rim turn it into a visually stunning concoction. Whether you're throwing a Halloween bash or enjoying a night in, this cocktail is the perfect blend of spooky and scrumptious.



  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  • Add tequila, blue curaçao, lime juice, and pineapple juice.
  • Add edible green glitter gel icing if you’re using it.
  • Shake well until the mixture is chilled.
  • Wet the rim of your glass and roll it in black salt if desired.
  • Fill the glass with ice and strain the mixture into the glass.
  • Garnish with a lime wheel and optionally, a black and/or white striped straw.

Estimated Nutrition:

Calories: 204kcal (10%)Carbohydrates: 14g (5%)Protein: 0.2gFat: 0.1gSaturated Fat: 0.03gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.04gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.01gSodium: 4mgPotassium: 63mg (2%)Fiber: 0.1gSugar: 12g (13%)Vitamin A: 9IUVitamin C: 7mg (8%)Calcium: 6mg (1%)Iron: 0.1mg (1%)
CourseBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
CuisineBeverage, Cocktail, Drinks
KeywordBeverage, Cocktail, Drink

Ingredient Spotlight

  • Blanco Tequila: A clean, clear tequila that serves as the backbone of the cocktail.
  • Blue Curaçao: Adds a citrusy note and a stunning blue color.
  • Lime Juice: Fresh is best. It gives the cocktail a zesty kick.
  • Pineapple Juice: Adds sweetness and tropical flair.
  • Edible Green Glitter Gel Icing: For that eerie, glowing effect.
  • Black Salt: Optional, but it adds a hauntingly beautiful rim to your glass.

The Spooky Beetlejuice Margarita is a cocktail that packs both a visual and flavorful punch. It’s perfect for Halloween but delicious enough to enjoy any time you’re in the mood for something extraordinary. Say ‘Beetlejuice’ three times, and let the Halloween festivities begin!