The Ahashurion Scorpion: A Purim Cocktail

Purim is a happy holiday that affirms Jewish survival and continuity throughout history. We’ve imagined what each character in the Book of Esther might have imbibed on such a happy occasion. Which Purim cocktail resembles who you’d be in the Purim story?

The Ahashverosh, like its namesake, deceptively simple, with a flair. Learn more about Ahashverosh and the other characters in the Purim story, then find your drink... or try the whole M’gillahL’chaim!

½ oz. vodka
½ oz. Midori melon liqueur
½ oz. amaretto
4 oz. red cranberry juice
1 lime wheel
  1. Fill a highball glass with ice cubes.
  2. Add the vodka, Midori, amaretto, and cranberry juice to the glass.
  3. Garnish the drink with a lime wheel, and stir.

Find additional cocktails for your holiday celebration, one for each character in the Purim story.