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MIXOLOGY MONDAY: Tootsie Roll Shooters

MIXOLOGY MONDAY: Tootsie Roll Shooters

DID YOU KNOW … ?

  • Halloween is the second biggest American holiday after Christmas. 
  • Candy is the preferred Halloween takeaway. 
  • Tootsie Rolls were the first wrapped candy in the United States, dating back to 1896. 

Fun way for adults to celebrate Halloween?  With taste-alike candy shooters!  Try these …

TOOTSIE ROLL SHOOTER #1 — INGREDIENTS:

  • 2/3 ounce Three Olives Chocolate Vodka
  • 1/3 ounce Amaretto liqueur
  • chocolate syrup

TOOTSIE ROLL SHOOTER #1 — DIRECTIONS:

  1. Chill a shot glass while you mix the drink.
  2. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  3. Pour ingredients into the shaker.
  4. Shake vigorously to combine and chill.
  5. Strain into your chilled shot glass.
  6. Shoot!

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TOOTSIE ROLL SHOOTER #2 — INGREDIENTS:

  • 1/2 ounce coffee liqueur (e.g., Kahlua)
  • 1/2 ounce orange juice
  • 1/2 ounce vodka

TOOTSIE ROLL SHOOTER #2 — DIRECTIONS:

  1. Pour the Kahlua or other coffee liqueur into a shot glass.
  2. Carefully pour the orange juice into the shot glass on top of the Kahlua.
  3. Carefully pour the vodka into the shot glass on top of the orange juice.
  4. Shoot!