Halloween cocktails with Black Cow

Adam Lowe

From bewitching martinis to a twist on a bloody mary guests at your monster bash will love these cocktails from Black Cow, the world’s smoothest vodka.

Black Cow is an award-winning, super premium, crystal clear vodka with a smooth and creamy character, made purely from the milk of grass grazed cows.

Bloody Cow

50 ml Black Cow
25 ml of sweet sherry
Top up with tomato juice, good splash of Lea Perrins and Tabasco. Add a dash of celery salt and black pepper. Squeeze a few drops of lemon juice and serve in a hi ball glass over ice.

Bitter Cow

40 ml Black Cow
10 ml Liquor 43
10 ml Passion Fruit syrup
20 ml Lemon juice
2 dashes of Orange Bitters

Rim a hi ball glass with lemon curd and brown sugar. Shake and double strain over cubed ice. Top with crushed ice and orange bitters. Garnish with a lemon slice.

Dirty Cow Martini

50 ml Black Cow
Dry Vermouth
Olive Brine
1 large olive to garnish

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Pour the Black Cow, splash of dry vermouth and olive brine into a cocktail shaker with a handful of ice and shake well. Strain the contents of the cocktail shaker into a chilled glass and add the olive.


Price and stockists

Black Cow Vodka: RRP £31.75 for 70cl. ABV 40%
Stockists: 1,000 retail stores across the UK including Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury’s, Majestic, Fortnum & Mason, Selfridges, Berry Bros. & Rudd and quality independent retailers.

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About Adam Lowe

Adam Lowe is an award-winning author, editor and publisher from Leeds, now based in Manchester. He runs Dog Horn Publishing and is Director and Writing Coordinator for Young Enigma, a writer development programme for LGBT young people. He sometimes performs as Beyonce Holes.