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Cocktails & Movies Cocktail: The Zombie

Special selection for the upcoming movie, “Warm Bodies.”

cocktails & movies zombie cocktail
1/2 oz Bacardi® 151 rum
1 oz pineapple juice
1 oz orange juice
1/2 oz apricot brandy
1 tsp sugar
2 oz light rum
1 oz dark rum
1 oz lime juice

Blend all ingredients with ice except Bacardi 151 proof rum. Pour into a collins glass. Float Bacardi 151 proof rum on top. Garnish with a fruit slice, sprig of mint and a cherry.

Read this, memorize this and make sure you can tell the bartender how to make it. It’s a classic, but an old one.

Cocktails & Movies 2013 (Winter/Spring) Drinking Person’s Movie Guide

2013 promises to be a GREAT year for films that are geared for getting-the-group-together-and-making-a-happy-hour-trip-to-the-theater. There’s action! Mind-bending Sci-Fi! Epic fantasies! Super heroes galore! Even a little romance. Yes, it’s going to be a great year for Cocktails & Movies and hitting the local cineplex for drinks and moving images up on that big silver screen.

So grab your favorite cocktail, sit back and enjoy. We’ve sampled a few trailers (we’re still waiting for our invitations to come see the films before they arrive in theaters…), noted a few films and have picked one from each month that might be the right kind of movie for the Cocktails & Movies crowd:

What Makes The PERFECT Cocktail Drink Recipe?

Cocktails & Movies - Perfect Cocktail Drink Recipe

Depending on your age, upbringing and tolerance for the finer liquors made available to man, the perfect cocktail drink recipe might include large amounts of liquor with very little in the way of mixers, or it may be a large amount of liquor with enough mixers to make it into one hell of a drink. We here at Cocktails & Movies suggest that it’s not just the alcohol that makes a perfect cocktail drink recipe, but the company and the setting in which it is enjoyed.