Black Magic Cocktail

Yield: 1


  • ¼ cup ice
  • ½ cup orange juice
  • 1½ ounces vodka
  • 2 drops black food dye
  • ½ ounce Triple sec
  • Orange slices, to garnish


  • Pour the orange juice and Triple sec into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Cover, shake well, and strain into a glass filled halfway with ice. 
  • In a pint glass, add a drop of black food dye to the vodka. Stir well. 
  • Using the back of a spoon, slowly pour the black vodka into the cocktail glass so that it rests atop the orange juice and Triple sec.
  • Using a cotton swab, carefully paint the orange slices with black food dye, decorating as desired. Garnish and serve.