Taylor Swift 1989 Album Inspired Cocktails

Taylor Swift's 1989 is nominated for Album of the Year! Will it win a Grammy tonight? I don't know, but what I do know is that these cocktails, inspired by her songs, were a blast to make! Can you guess what cocktail is for what song?


Shake it Off {Grand Marnier vanilla shake}

But I keep cruising can’t stop, won’t stop moving. It’s like I got this music, in my mind, saying it’s gonna be alright
— Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift 1989, Shake it Off

Taylor Swift 1989, Shake it Off

Grand Marnier Shake
1 cup vanilla bean ice cream
1 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
1 tbs sugar
1 tbs orange blossom honey
1 tbs Grand Marnier
1 orange, segmented
1 oz triple sec

Directions: Make Grand Marnier syrup by combining orange juice, GM, sugar, and honey in pot. Let simmer to combine and add orange segments once the syrup forms. Scoop ice cream into glass and add the Grand Marnier syrup and Triple Sec on top. Allow the ice cream to melt and enjoy!


Wildest Dreams {blue skies & snow clouds}

Say you’ll see me again even if it’s just in your wildest dreams
— Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift 1989, Wildest Dreams

Taylor Swift 1989, Wildest Dreams

Blue Raspberry Snow
2 oz blue raspberry vodka {UV brand}
snow {clean}

Directions: Pour blue raspberry vodka in a glass, cover with fresh snow, drink!


Out of the Woods {blackberry bird shot}

The rest of the world was black and white but we were in screaming color
— Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift 1989, Out of the woods

Taylor Swift 1989, Out of the woods

Blackberry Vodka Shot
3 blackberries
2 oz vodka
1 oz  tonic

Directions: Muddle blackberries at the bottom of a shot glass. Add vodka and a dash of tonic. Allow to sit and absorb flavor.


Welcome to New York {big apple cider-tini}

Everybody here wanted something more, searching for a sound we hadn’t heard before
— Taylor Swift

Hard Cider Apple Martini
3 oz gin
1/2 oz vermouth
Angry Orchard Apple Cider

Directions: Shake. Serve.


Bad Blood {pomegranate tequila cordial}

Band-Aids don’t fix bullet holes, you say sorry just for show, you live like that, you live with ghosts
— Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift 1989, Bad Blood

Taylor Swift 1989, Bad Blood

Pomegranate Tequila Cordial
4 oz POM
2 oz tequila
1 oz Mezcal
raspberries to garnish

Directions: Combine POM, tequila, Mezcal, and garnish with raspberries.