Purple People Eater

Course Cocktail
Cuisine Midwest
Keyword Northwestern
Servings 2


  • 6 ounces vodka
  • 2 ounces blue curaçao
  • 2 ounces sweet & sour mix
  • 2 ounces grenadine
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice
  • purple sugar
  • lemon wheel


  1. Rim edge of glasses with purple sugar.  Fill with ice and set aside.

  2. Add ice to a cocktail shaker, then add liquids and shake.

  3. Pour mix into glasses and garnish with lemon wheel.

Recipe Notes

We found the original recipe far too sweet, so doubled the amount of vodka.  Still very purple, but definitely not syrupy.