Four New EXCLUSIVE Game of Thrones Cocktails


I have a treat for you guys today! Last night, I was involved in a cocktail lab focused on creating four new cocktails based on four supporting characters from Game of Thrones. Well, okay, the two mixologists actually did the creating; I provided background information and photography skills. The results are quite fabulous! The premier is only hours away; why not serve up one (or more) of these at your viewing party?

Drinks by Clifton Hyde and Joe Peretore. If you post these elsewhere, please credit.


The Red Priestessbright red and slightly bitter, this drink will light a fire inside you

  • 2 oz white rum
  • 3/4 oz fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 oz Campari
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup

Shake and strain into a coupe.


The Maid of Tarthokay, so it’s more purple than sapphire, but it’s still a strong yet surprisingly sweet concoction

  • 2 oz light fruity blended scotch (e.g., Johnny Walker Red, Compass Box Asyla)
  • 1/2 oz Curaçao
  • 3/4 oz lime juice
  • 1/2 oz Crème Yvette (or Crème de Violette)

Shake and strain over a huge ice cube into an old-fashioned glass.

Bronnis and Tyrion walk throughthe streets and witness civil unrestIMGP1215

Bronn of the Blackwatera strong, stiff drink that gets set on fire

  • 2 1/2 oz rye whiskey
  • 1/2 oz 151-proof rum
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup
  • 5 dashes angostura bitters

Stir and strain into a cup. Set a piece of lime peel in the drink. Pour 151-proof rum on the peel. Light peel with match. Make sure you blow out the fire before it warps your cup.


The Spiderlightly colored, seemingly innocuous, yet packs a big punch

  • 1 oz Beefeater gin
  • 1 oz Dolin Blanc vermouth (not dry!)
  • 1 oz Lillet Blanc
  • 12 drops rose water

Stir and strain into a cocktail glass.

I hope you guys enjoy these drinks as much as we enjoyed making them! Please comment with any feedback you have.

As a final note, are there any characters you would like my resident mixologists to make a cocktail for? Issue the challenge in the comments and I’ll debut them here at the halfway point in the season!