Articles Tagged: True Blood

True Blood

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True Blood is coming back this weekend!

Being huge fans of True Blood we thought that this from drink Botran Rum would be perfect. It may not taste as good as the real thing, but fangers everywhere agree that True Blood comes damn close.… Read more

6 True Blood Inspired Cocktails

post iconWe can hardly contain our excitement with the return of the bloody great True Blood! Our lives aren’t the same without Sookie and our favorite vamps from Bon Temps and Shreveport. And, who could forget about the fairies, witches, were-creatures and those werewolves. …Read More

What Does Your Favorite Vampire Drink?

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Vampire legends date back thousands of years and nearly every culture on the globe has at least one legend of these age-defying, blood-sucking creatures. Modern vampire lore began with Vlad the Impaler in Romania during the 15th century. Vlad was the inspiration for Dracula, arguably the most famous vampire. Since then, the vampire legend has only continued to grow. There are countless books, movies and TV shows that explore vampire culture for a number of … Read more

Tru (True) Blood: Not Just For Vampires Anymore

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I love, love, love True Blood. I have read all of the books, watched the TV shows and even attended True Blood fan events through the Paley Center (for all of you True Blood fans out there, Vampire Eric and Werewolf Alcide look as good in person). Imagine my delight when we received a couple of Tru Bloods in the mail. And just in time for Halloween!

Tru Blood is a carbonated blood orange … Read more

After Dark #2

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Ingredients:
1.5 oz Belvedere Vodka
½ oz ginger syrup
½ oz lemon juice
2 oz Tru Blood Beverage

Directions:
Pour 2 oz Tru Blood Beverage over ice into a highball glass. Shake the rest of the ingredients and layer over the Tru Blood, will cause a two-tone effect. Garnish with a slice of ginger and slice of blood orange.

Courtesy of HBO and Belvedere Vodka.… Read more

Bloodsucker

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Ingredients:
1.5 oz Belvedere Pink Grapefruit
½ oz Campari
1.5 oz Tru Blood Beverage

Directions:
Shake with ice and pour over cubed ice into a rocks glass. Top with 1.5 oz Tru Blood Beverage and garnish with a blood orange wedge.

Courtesy of HBO and Belvedere Vodka.… Read more

Lovin’ in the Coven

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Faeries’ Nectar

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Ingredients:
1.5 oz Belvedere Pink Grapefruit
3 oz grapefruit juice
Dash lime juice

Directions:
Shake with ice and strain over cubed ice into a highball glass. Top with 3 oz Tru Blood Beverage. Garnish with a slice of light fruit (if not available a grapefruit slice will suffice).

Courtesy of HBO and Belvedere Vodka.… Read more

The Compton

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Ingredients:
1.5 oz Belvedere Orange Vodka
½ oz lime juice
3 oz ginger beer
3 oz Tru Blood Beverage

Directions:
Add all ingredients to a highball glass filled with cubed ice and garnish with an orange wedge.

Courtesy of HBO and Belvedere Vodka.… Read more