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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!

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Tuesdays (starting Oct. 6)

1. The Fastest Man Alive — The Flash

This variation on a classic tequila sunrise adds just a splash of Red Bull for a caffeinated kick.You'll need:4 oz orange juice2 oz white tequila1/2 oz grenadineSplash of Red BullDrink 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.
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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

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 vodka1/8 oz Rose's lime juice3/4 oz Baileys Irish CreamSplash of grenadineDrink every time: Liv gets a psychic flash from her brainy snacks.Learn how to make it look like braaaaaains here.
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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)

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3. The Black Canary — Arrow

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 Kahlua1 oz vodka4 oz colaDrink every time: Black Canary does something badass, obvi.Learn how to make it here.
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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

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 tequila2 oz lime juice1 oz simple syrup1/2 to 1 tsp orange liqueur1 Tbsp. saltDrink 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.
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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

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 juice2 oz cointreau3 oz vodka3 ozs cran-raspberry juiceDrink every time: You sob because Elena's gone but then feel OK because Damon's still here.Find out how to make it here.
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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.

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6. The Highbrid

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 tequila3/4 oz Lillet Rose3/4 oz fresh lemon juice3/4 oz lavender syrup1 oz proseccoDrink every time: Somebody talks about hybrids.Find out how to make it here.
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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

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, blended1 oz cherry liqueur1 oz sweet vermouth1 oz orange juiceDrink every time: There's some hot, hot 16th-century lovin' happening onscreen.Find out how to make it here.
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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

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 rum1 oz Midori1/2 oz blue curaçao2 oz pineapple juice1 oz lemon juice1/2 oz simple syrupSplash 7-UpDrink every time: Something completely insane happens on the show.Learn how to mix it here.
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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.

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Mondays (starting Oct. 12)

9. The Crazy Ex — Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

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 vodka3 oz cranberry juiceDrink every time: Rachel Bloom sings something hilarious.Learn how to make it here (basically just shake 'em up together).
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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

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 juice3 oz grapefruit juice2 oz peach nectarDrink 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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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.