Drink Your Junk Food with These Cocktail Recipes

Drink your favorite junk food by trying these sweet cocktails
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Make this candy infused cocktail.

Starburst, Skittles, chocolate… the junk food options are endless. While it’s pretty satisfying to eat a bunch of candy right out of the bag, there is another way to enjoy your junk food.

 

You can drink it! Make cocktails with your candy following our simple recipes. Read on for our delicious candy-filled cocktail recipes.

Candy-Infused Gin

Any sugar-coated candy, such as Skittles or Starbursts, will do for this drink! Simply separate the candies by flavor, put them in the bottom of a sealable jar, and pour gin over them for a delicious cocktail base you can claim as your own. — Lauren Gordon

For the Candy-Infused Gin recipe, click here.

The Reis’ Pieces Cocktail

This is a delicious and sweet cocktail filled with chocolate vodka and peanut brittle. This is proof that your favorite junk food can be sipped in cocktail form.

For The Reis’ Pieces Cocktail recipe, click here.

Spicy Candy Cocktail Recipe

This riff on a prickly pear margarita ups the ante in the heat department with muddled serrano pepper. And for those who don't have or want to use a blender to get that frozen cocktail effect, this recipe cleverly subs in prickly pear sorbet. — Maryse Chevriere

For the Spicy Candy Cocktail recipe, click here.