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    Posted on Oct 5, 2015

    Try These Cocktails While You Watch Your Favorite CW Show

    Whether you're watching The Flash, Supernatural or The Vampire Diaries, we have a drink recipe for you!

    Tuesdays (starting Oct. 6)

    1. The Fastest Man Alive — The Flash

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    This variation on a classic tequila sunrise adds just a splash of Red Bull for a caffeinated kick.

    You'll need:

    4 oz orange juice

    2 oz white tequila

    1/2 oz grenadine

    Splash of Red Bull

    Drink every time: Barry does something speedy, or every time Cisco comes up with a nickname.

    Find out how to make it all layered and cool-looking here.

    2. Bloody Brains — iZombie

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    This shot makes for a weird, gross texture but is surprisingly sweet. It's perfect for Halloween parties too!

    You'll need:

    1 1/4 oz strawberry vodka

    1/8 oz Rose's lime juice

    3/4 oz Baileys Irish Cream

    Splash of grenadine

    Drink every time: Liv gets a psychic flash from her brainy snacks.

    Learn how to make it look like braaaaaains here.

    Wednesdays (starting Oct. 7)

    3. The Black Canary — Arrow

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    This twist on the classic White Russian adds cola, giving it a little sweet and fizz plus a darker look.

    You'll need:

    1 oz Kahlua

    1 oz vodka

    4 oz cola

    Drink every time: Black Canary does something badass, obvi.

    Learn how to make it here.

    4. Salt and Brimstone — Supernatural

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    Mix any kind of margarita you like, and the ring of salt will keep any demons out of your drink. For extra flair/hellfire, add a flaming piece of citrus peel.

    You'll need:

    3 oz tequila

    2 oz lime juice

    1 oz simple syrup

    1/2 to 1 tsp orange liqueur

    1 Tbsp. salt

    Drink every time: You see a moment that you KNOW is going to be a GIF on Tumblr soon.

    Find out how to make it here, and learn how to flame a peel here.

    Thursdays (starting Oct. 8)

    5. Blood (Orange) Cosmopolitan — The Vampire Diaries

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    Add a little blood orange juice to your Cosmo recipe to get a citrusy variation that's both delicious ~and~ visually unsettling!

    You'll need:

    2 oz freshly squeezed blood orange juice

    2 oz cointreau

    3 oz vodka

    3 ozs cran-raspberry juice

    Drink every time: You sob because Elena's gone but then feel OK because Damon's still here.

    Find out how to make it here.

    6. The Highbrid

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    Originally called the Highline Spritzer as it was inspired by New York's High Line parks, this cocktail can be considered a hybrid since it mixes spirits (tequila) with wine (prosecco). It does not have the werewolf gene as far as we know.

    You'll need:

    1 1/2 oz white tequila

    3/4 oz Lillet Rose

    3/4 oz fresh lemon juice

    3/4 oz lavender syrup

    1 oz prosecco

    Drink every time: Somebody talks about hybrids.

    Find out how to make it here.

    Fridays (starting Oct. 9)

    7. Mary, Queen of Scotch — Reign

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    You don't find a lot of cocktails with scotch in them, which is what makes this one both delicious AND rare. You might know it by its original name, Blood and Sand, which still sort of applies to Reign in a way.

    You'll need:

    1 oz Scotch, blended

    1 oz cherry liqueur

    1 oz sweet vermouth

    1 oz orange juice

    Drink every time: There's some hot, hot 16th-century lovin' happening onscreen.

    Find out how to make it here.

    8. The Boozy Tooch — America's Next Top Model

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    If you're going to drink during ANTM, you need a cocktail that is as fabulous, complex, and intense as Tyra Banks herself. This cocktail has enough sweetness to hide all the rum you're drinking, so watch out. It'll sneak up on you, just like Tyra.

    You'll need:

    1 oz Malibu coconut rum

    1 oz Midori

    1/2 oz blue curaçao

    2 oz pineapple juice

    1 oz lemon juice

    1/2 oz simple syrup

    Splash 7-Up

    Drink every time: Something completely insane happens on the show.

    Learn how to mix it here.

    Mondays (starting Oct. 12)

    9. The Crazy Ex — Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

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    With a mix of apple and cranberry, this cocktail is a little bit sweet and a little bit sour. Kinda like that one ex you have. You know, the one that would probably move to West Covina to get back together with you, just like how Rachel Bloom does on this new musical comedy show.

    You'll need:

    3 oz apple vodka

    3 oz cranberry juice

    Drink every time: Rachel Bloom sings something hilarious.

    Learn how to make it here (basically just shake 'em up together).

    10. Virgin on the Beach — Jane the Virgin

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    A show about a virgin naturally would go great with a virgin cocktail. This is just a classic Sex on the Beach with no alcohol, so if you're feeling boozy you can always add a couple ounces of vodka.

    You'll need:

    3 oz cranberry juice

    3 oz grapefruit juice

    2 oz peach nectar

    Drink every time: The narrator's velvety voice purrs into your ear.

    Learn how to make it, and a couple variations on it, here.

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