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2015 VMAs: Miley Cyrus Themed Drinks & More Fun Recipes To Try

Fri, August 28, 2015 3:34pm EDT by Lauren Cox 1 Comment
Miley Cyrus Drinks

Hosting a 2015 VMAs viewing party? Of course you are! You have to check out these AMAZING drink recipes created by Cody Goldstein — including one titled ‘The Wrecking Ball’ after host Miley Cyrus!

On Sunday night, Aug. 30 in Los Angeles, Calif., Miley Cyrus, 22, will host an incredible night of music, fashion, awards, and partying! That’s right, it’s the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, and if you’re having friends over or hosting a big bash to celebrate, you need these amazing recipes in your life.

“The Wrecking Ball” — To Honor Miley Cyrus
2 parts QUI Tequila
¾ part fresh lemon juice
¾ part Maraschino liqueur
¼ part crème de violette

Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake for 5 seconds and double strain into a coup glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.

“Blueberry 22” — To Toast 9-Time Nominee Taylor Swift
1 ½ parts QUI Tequila
½ part lemon juice
¼ part crème de violette
¼ part simple syrup
¼ part heavy cream
1 teaspoon blueberry jam

Add all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake for 5 seconds. Double strain into a coupe glass and garnish with edible flowers, if desired.

“Clearly Uptown Funk” — To Dance To Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars
1 ½ parts QUI Tequila
¾ part distilled coffee (clear coffee water available for purchase here)
¼ part Maraschino liqueur
¼ part simple syrup
¼ part crème de cacao

Stir all ingredients in a mixing glass with ice for 10 seconds and strain into a coffee mug. Garnish with a sliver of orange peel in the mug.

All of these amazing drink recipes were created by Cody Goldstein, Founder of Muddling Memories and Head Bartender at Upholstery Store: Food and Wine.

Tell us, HollywoodLifers — Are you hosting a VMAs party? If you tried out these drinks, what did YOU think of them? Comment below!

— Lauren Cox