Dementor's Kiss Cocktail

Dementor's Kiss Cocktail

The Dementor's Kiss is the perfect Halloween cocktail. Dark, mysterious and delicious, this cocktail won't steal your soul, but it might steal the show! 
Course Cocktail
Cuisine American
Keyword Christmas cocktail, Dementor's Kiss, Halloween Cocktail
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 343kcal
Author Alida Ryder


For the spiced syrup

  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 cardamom pod, cracked
  • pinch of nutmeg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 star anise

For the cocktail

  • ½ cup Kahlua (coffee liqueur)
  • 1 cup Chocolate Vodka
  • ½-1 cup spiced syrup to taste


  • Combine all the ingredients for the simple syrup in a saucepan set over medium high heat. Bring to a simmer and allow to cook until the sugar has dissolved then remove from the heat and allow to cool before straining the spices out.
  • To make the cocktail, combine the Kahlua, Vodka and syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake until chilled then pour into martini glasses.
  • Optional: Add a small pellet of dry ice into each glass and allow to evaporate completely before serving.


Calories: 343kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 7mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 39g | Calcium: 9mg | Iron: 1mg