Shot Recipes

Get the party started with these fun recipes for vodka shots, jello shots, and more!

Staff Picks

Chocolate Covered Cherry Shooters

Rating: 4.75 stars
Tastes just like a chocolate covered cherry!

Apple Jack Shot

Rating: 4 stars
Can you handle it?

Pudding Shots

Rating: 3.82 stars
If you're looking for a little something special for an adult event and are tired of the traditional gelatin shots, this one's for you! It's quick and easy and tastes GREAT!

Apple Pie Shot

Rating: 3.79 stars
This is a mouthwatering vodka shot that tastes just like Mom's apple pie. Put entire shot in your mouth and swish back and forth a few times before swallowing.

Kamikaze Shots for a Crowd

Rating: 5 stars
A basic kamikaze shooter recipe.

Chocolate Cake Shot

Rating: 4.64 stars
A shot that tastes and feels just like a piece of chocolate cake. You have to shoot it to believe it!

Oyster Shooter

Rating: 3.86 stars
The ultimate raw oyster with a big bang! Use your favorite hot sauce, and pepper vodka is recommended. Horseradish is for the really brave!

Raspberry Party Shots

Rating: 4.53 stars
A raspberry vodka gelatin shot that is wonderful for parties!

Angie's Special

Rating: 4.5 stars
This is a great shot I made up one night while bartending. I combined Canadian Whiskey (I prefer Crown Royal) with Melon Liquor and a splash of pineapple juice.

Moose River Hummers

Rating: 4 stars
151 rum is layered over schnapps, and lit to produce a dazzling flame. Blow the flame out before drinking!

Lemon Drop Shots

Rating: 4.4 stars
A yummy alcoholic shot perfect for parties... tastes just like the candy!

Jager Bomb

Rating: 4.67 stars
A delicious blend of Jagermeister and Red Bull® Energy Drink.

Inspiration and Ideas

Sliced Watermelon Jell-O® Shots

"A huge hit! They came out perfect. I put cupcake liners in a muffin tin and placed a lime half in each. I had people following me around to try to steal seconds!" – Mamacita

5 Creepy and Colorful Halloween Jell-O Shots

Easy to prep ahead and serve, these spooky Jell-O shots are a must-have for your next Halloween event.

Iowa City Oatmeal Cookie (Cocktail)

Rating: 5 stars

The bartenders at my favorite Iowa City Irish pub make this delicious shot. Be careful! One is wonderful, two is trouble!