Fall is the season of the harvest and we celebrate this with some distinct flavors. Celebrate fall and Thanksgiving with some delicious cocktails that use fall flavors. Your older guests will surely get a kick out of this!
Here are some wonderful and simple fall themed cocktails recipes that you can try out:
Caramel Apple Martini Recipe:
- 2 ounces Apple Cider
- 2 ounces Caramel Vodka
- 1 ounce Butterscotch Schnapps
- Caramel or cinnamon sugar for garnish.
Spread some caramel drizzle or cinnamon sugar on the rim. Combine the apple cider, caramel vodka, and the scotch in a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake the mixture vigorously. Pour the mixture into a martini glass and garnish with a piece of fresh apple, thinly sliced.You can also sprinkle some of the cinnamon sugar atop the martini. This recipe makes one serving. Drink up and enjoy!
Pumpkin Spice Irish Coffee Recipe:
- 2 ounces Bailey’s Irish Cream
- 4 ounces espresso or strongly brewed coffee
- 1 tsp of pumpkin pie spice
- Whipped cream
First, brew the coffee. Next, mix the Bailey’s Irish Cream and pumpkin pie spice into a mug. Then pour in the coffee and stir. Garnish with some whip cream and an additional sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice. Makes one serving. Serve, drink, and feel the warmth!
Easy Cranberry Margaritas Recipe:
- 1 1/2 cups cranberry juice cocktail
- 3/4 cup fresh lime juice
- 3/4 cup tequila
- 1/2 cup orange-flavored liqueur, such as Cointreau or Triple Sec
- ice cubes
Stir all ingredients together until blended well. Put into a margarita glass and line the rim with salt or sugar. Garnish with fresh cranberries and limes, if desired. For a cool option put the ingredients into a blender and blend until you get a smoothie like consistency. Yields about 3 cups. Refreshing!
Apple Pie in a Glass Recipe:
- 2 ounces Caramel Vodka
- 2 ounces Cinnamon Whisky
- 1 ounce TUACA Vanilla Citrus Liqueur
- 8 ounces apple cider
- brown sugar, to garnish glass rim
- cinnamon sticks, garnish
Add caramel vodka, cinnamon whisky, liqueur and apple cider to a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake until the liquids are chilled. Add a little water to the glass rim and dip into the brown sugar. Place ice into a tumbler and pour the cocktail into the glass. Garnish with a cinnamon stick. Makes 2 cocktails. Apple pie is always good!
Entertain all of your adult guests with these fall cocktails this Thanksgiving. This will give your Thanksgiving a more festive feel than if you had just opted to serve wine or beer for your Thanksgiving dinner. As an option for catering to the beer drinkers in your family, see if you can find a Oktoberfest or a fall themed brew. You can serve the cocktails to your guests while you are putting the finishing touches on your Thanksgiving dinner, serve it with your feast, or save the cocktails for after dessert. Enjoy these delicious fall themed cocktails and please remember... Drink Responsibly!