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Here's a Just for Fun index of Tropes that would make a good name for a drink, with a brief description of what the combination of potables and mixers would be.

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Some of the trope-named cocktails listed here may contain some dangerous ingredients. Do not try making them at home if you value your life.



  • Adaptational Weapon Swap: A special, homemade brand of vodka. Every time it's poured in a glass, a different mixer is added. The name less applies to one drink as it applies to a catalogue of drinks made with this vodka.
  • The Afterafterlife: One-part vodka, one-part bootleg alcohol (to kill you due to a lack of government inspection) and one-part adrenaline shot (to resuscitate).
  • Alien Sky: A mix of lemon-lime soda, vodka, lime juice and green food coloring, garnished with whipped cream topped with green-colored syrup.
  • Ambiguously Trained: A mix of imported liquor, whiskey and vodka with the labels removed, garnished with an Iraqi marijuana leaf.
  • The Anti-Grinch: One part egg nog (alcoholic), one part egg-nog (non-alcoholic), one part apple cider (alcoholic), garnished with Fruit Cake crumbs. Make sure to keep insulin on hand.
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  • Autobots, Rock Out!: A layered cocktail that mixes vodka with Faygo Red Pop (for the "red" part), blue curaçao (for the "blue" part) and a mixture of ice, grenadine and blue & red food coloring for the layer between, with a few ice cubes in the "red" part. For best results, serve in a Transformers-themed glass.
  • Asmodeus: One part Cherry Heering Liqueur, two parts Absolut Vodka, add a maraschino cherry and however many drops of animal blood you are comfortable with.
  • Beelzebub: Mix equal parts Bourbon, Lucano amaro, Giffard Orgeat Syrup, lemon juice and however many drops of animal blood you are comfortable with.
  • Big Applesauce: An Anita Bryant cocktail with Postobón apple-flavored soda instead of apple juice, topped with a thin layer of apple sauce.
  • Blue Is Calm: A non-alcoholic version of the Blue Hawaiian cocktail made with clear cream soda (e.g. Jones Cream Soda).
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  • Bread, Eggs, Breaded Eggs: Raw egg yolk (or JUST Egg if you're vegan) mixed with whiskey and a whole can of Budweiser & Clamato Chelada, garnished with bread crumbs.
  • Botanical Abomination: Vodka mixed with carrot, spinach, celery, cucumber and ginger root juice.
  • The Burlesque of Venus: A Venus cocktail but with ginger-ale instead of gin and cranberry juice instead of bitters. Its a Virgin cocktail.
  • Chaos While They're Not Looking: One part Irish cream, two parts Everclear® alcohol, one-half part chloral hydrate.
  • Chocolate of Romance: One part chocolate milk, two parts vodka, and one-half part rum.
  • Criminal Convention: Absinthe mixed with marijuana oil and vintage 19th-century Coca-Cola.
  • Crying After Sex: A Sex on the Beach cocktail (any recipe will do) mixed in a bucket of raw whiskey.
  • Crystal Landscape: Irish cream diluted in vodka with crushed rock-candy and sea salt sitting at the bottom of the glass.
  • Death and the Maiden: Half a glass of Death in the Afternoon and half a glass of Maiden's Prayer.
  • Earth Song: One part organic vodka, one part homemade moonshine, one part kelp juice and one part peoti, all drunk and then immediately followed by a drum-circle in the middle of the desert for full-effect.
  • Energy Ball: Mountain Dew Voltage, a container of 5 Hour Energy, and vodka, with tapioca pearls mixed in.
  • Everybody Hates Hades: A glass of raw, unmixed whiskey with red food-coloring passed off as a glass of Hades' Temptation.
  • Everybody Loves Zeus: A Zeus cocktail with a scoop of Vanilla ice-cream in it.
  • Flirtatious Smack on the Ass: A glass of vodka mixed with watermelon pucker, orange juice, grenadine, rum, amaretto and a spray of canned whipped cream.
  • Forgot the Disability: Moonshine diluted to the point where it only causes partial blindness.
  • Glitch Entity: A mixture of Vodka with h3ff8Xjno33rc3note 
  • Godlike Gamer: Vodka mixed with Mountain Dew and Live kombucha soda (any flavor will do) poured in a martini glass. Garnish with a olives, gummy worms, or cheeto.
  • The Grinch: One part peach schnapps, one part bacardi rum, one part blue curaçao liquor, three parts orange juice a can of lemon-lime soda and garnished with maraschino cherries and orange slices.
  • Hammer and Sickle: Three parts vodka, one part champagne (imported from Russia) garnished with a slice of pickled beetroot and potato skins.
  • Impossible Pickle Jar: Vodka mixed with pickle juice and a mix of spices that makes it somewhat drinkable.
  • Lord of the Ocean: A Blue Lagoon cocktail with a shot of whiskey and a tablespoon of sea salt.
  • Love Is a Crime: A Crime and Punishment cocktail with creme de cacao.
  • Mad Science Fair: A Pineapple margarita with lemon juice, lime juice and a spritz of Blue Curacao liqueur.
  • Made of Explodium: Similar to the Molotov Cocktail, but with a list of ingredients including, but not limited to, scumble, white phosphorus, pure ethanol, nitroglycerin, saltpetre, sulfur and gunpowder. We’ll leave it to you to imagine what happens if it sets on fire.
  • Molotov Cocktail: A mixed drink solely comprised of alcoholic substances that are flammable.
  • Ominous Television: Ask for a Miami Vice, but replace the rum in it with equal parts malt liquor and vodka. Be sure to mute your TV as you drink it for full-effect.
  • Ride the Rainbow: One part grenadine, one part peach schnapps, one part Pineapplejuice, one part vodka, one part Blue Curaçao and garnished with a cherry, an orange slice, half a box of Nerds candy and pop rocks (any color of your choice).
  • Samurai Shinobi: First mix one-part sake with one part orange juice with a marachino cherry (that's the "samura" portion). Get a second glass and add one-part sake with one-part Coca-Cola and add a dash of Cocoa-powder (the "ninja"). Then mix one-half of the "samurai" mixture and one half of the "ninja" into a glass. Then dunk the remaining part of the "samurai" mix down the drain to eliminate the threat, then do the same with the "ninja" mix because it questioned the authority of your Shogun.
  • Shark Pool: 1/2 any drink, 1/2 Gummy Sharks
  • Sugar Bowl: A screwdriver cocktail with orange cream soda instead of orange juice, topped with whipped cream covered in maple syrup, Fruity Pebbles and small chunks of Hershey's chocolate.
  • Too Bleak, Stopped Caring: 99% water, colored with tons of black food coloring. 1% is a mixture of Black beans, black coffee, Charcoal dust, and vodka.
  • Vibrant Orange: A screwdriver cocktail with orange soda instead of orange juice, topped with whipped cream covered with Torani orange syrup. Not to be confused with Sugar Bowl.
  • Wrestling Doesn't Pay: One part Broken Skull IPA beer, one part store-brand cola, one part vodka and one part lemon juice; served up in a wrestling promotional drinking glass.