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Zombies Cocktail Recipe


Legend has it that this classic cocktail, that dates back to the 1930’s, can revive the dead or turn people into zombies. It just might happen to someone who drinks more than two of these concoctions, due to the high proof rum.
5 from 4 votes
Prep Time 20 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American, Canadian
Servings 10 Glass


  • 3 cups dark rum
  • 1 1/2 cups light rum
  • 1 1/4 cups cherry brandy
  • 1 3/4 cups lemon juice
  • 1 1/4 cups blood orange juice
  • 1/4 cup grenadine
  • 2 tablespoons pineapple juice
  • 12 sliced lime rings or Maraschino cherries


  • In a large pitcher, combine all ingredients, and stir until well combined.
  • Pour into ice filled cups to serve.
  • Garnish each drink with a lime ring or cherry.


For a more fun garnish, add a bamboo skewer to the pitcher and label it with a little sign that says “Voodoo Stick”. Skewer a few pineapple chunks or maraschino cherries onto it if desired.
Keyword cocktails, halloween, punch
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