Love is not generally associated with Halloween, but force mix the emotion and the sinister surfaces as you can see from Veronica Lake’s face in René Clair‘s I Married a Witch (1942).


So, if it’s love you’re after we offer you a Witch’s Brew of ideas for Halloween…

Learn How to Make a Love Potion from

From Wiccan Spells this is the Full Moon Love Spell

Try the Love Apple Cocktail from The Witch’s Library:

This cocktail is meant to arouse desire. Stir together in a saucepan 2 cups of tomato juice, 1 bay leaf, 1 teaspoon of basil, and a dash each of dill and Worcestershire sauce. Simmer the mixture for three minutes, then chill it in the refrigerator. Strain the beverage before serving. Dill is powerful enough to bring on proposals of marriage, so if you’re not interested in marriage, you substitute with celery salt!

Or click on the following image to find out how to make a Love Potion #9 Martini at

Love Potion


Finally a Love Potion recipe from

Pour ingredients into a shaker with ice, shake and serve on the rocks.

Happy Halloween!

Grandpa mixes a love potion on "The Munsters" TV show
Grandpa mixes a love potion on “The Munsters” TV show