This Spiked Ice Cream Float Cocktail for Halloween is bright, colorful, full of flavor, and tastes like a boozy orange dreamsicle! This tasty wine cocktail will definitely be the hit of your party!
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Spiked Ice Cream Float Cocktail
The full ingredients list and instructions are found in the printable recipe card at the end of this post. I highly recommend reading the blog post all the way through so that you don’t miss any tips or substitution suggestions and to ensure that you have all the ingredients and equipment required as well as understand the steps and timings involved.
Halloween isn’t just for kids, so if you are planning an adult get together for October 21st, then this fun and refreshing adult beverage must be a part of the menu!
This Booooze Float is a tasty spiked ice cream float complete with orange soda, vanilla ice cream, and white wine. It’s easy to make and will impress your guests!
Ingredients Used In This Cocktail
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- White Wine – Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, or whatever every wine is your preferred tipple.
- Orange Soda
- Vanilla Ice Cream – store-bought, or you could make your own no-churn vanilla ice cream!
More Halloween Cocktails To Make
Want to make more cocktails for Halloween? I think you’re going to love these ones:
- Sanderson Sisters Cocktail – Amok Amok Amok!
- Toxic Waste Cocktail
- Black Raven Cocktail
- Wicked Witch Cocktail
Booooze Float Variations
I like to try and give variations on the cocktails shared on The Purple Pumpkin Blog, and especially turning the cocktail into a mocktail so that non-drinkers (and kids if suitable) can enjoy the drink too!
Virgin Boo Float Mocktail (non-alcoholic)
So that non-drinkers can enjoy a this drink you simply leave out the wine! Just use more orange soda.
Booooze Float with…
White wine isn’t the only alcohol that would go well in a spike ice cream float, why not try one of these alternatives:
- Vodka – try a flavored vodka like vanilla
- Triple Sec – or other orange liqueur such as Grand Marnier or Cointreau
- Prosecco – or other sparkling wine
- Southern Comfort
Booooze Float Party Punch
Want to make this drink for a crowd? It’s so easy! Just double, triple, quadruple (or however much you need) the recipe and serve in a punch bowl!
Why not provide some fruity garnish to go with the punch? Skewer some orange slices and cherries onto Halloween cocktail picks and leave next to the glasses and punch bowl for guests to use.
This cocktail recipe is intended for adults of the legal drinking age in your country of residence. Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and drive.
How Do I Make a Booooze Float?
Just check out the recipe card below with full ingredients and instructions. You can print the card out too (don’t worry, any pics don’t print to save your ink!).
- 1 cup orange soda
- ¼ cup pinot grigio
- 1 scoop vanilla bean ice cream
- Pour the orange soda and wine into a glass.
- Add a scoop of ice cream.
- Add a Halloween straw and enjoy!
Make It A Meal!
The beverage is covered, but what about other dishes to make this recipe into a full meal? Here are my suggestions!
- Appetizer: Baked Hot Dog Mummies
- Main Dish: Toxic Mac ‘n’ Cheese
- Dessert: Haunted Halloween Ghost Cupcakes Recipe
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The post is part of the Crafty October series on The Purple Pumpkin Blog and is filled with free printables, crafts, recipes, and more for Halloween! You can check out Crafty October from 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, and 2012 for tons of awesome Halloween ideas and inspiration!