Fall is a beautiful time of year and perfect for a wedding. Vibrant colors and cool, crisp, autumn air set the perfect atmosphere. When planning for your upcoming wedding, let the beauty and flavors of the season help you choose a unique specialty cocktail to serve at the reception. Below is a list of a few signature fall wedding cocktails that celebrate the essence of autumn and will leave your guests wanting more.
1. Apple Cider Mule
This is a great spin on the classic Moscow Mule that everyone loves! This fall inspired apple cider mule is perfect for when the weather starts getting cooler. Check out this video on how to make an Apple Cider Mule and everything you need to make this drink.
- 1 ounce of Salted Caramel Vodka
- 1 ounce of Fireball
- 2 ounces of Apple cider
- 4 ounces of Ginger beer
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2. Apple Cider Margarita
You would typically think of a margarita to be enjoyed during a hot summer day, but here is a recipe that makes it a fall drink. Check out the ingredients below:
– 1 ounce Grand Marnier
– 1 ounce gold tequila
– 5-6 ounces sweet apple cider
– orange segments and apple slices
– cinnamon + cane sugar + coarse sugar for glass rimming
– cinnamon sticks for garnish
3. Cranberry and Cinnamon Whisky Sour
This is a great spin on the traditional whisky sour to bring those fall aromas into your specialty cocktail. The ingredients to this beverage are listed below:
– 2 cups fresh cranberries
– 2 cups water
– 2 cups sugar
– 2 cinnamon sticks
– 3/4 cup bourbon or whiskey
– 1/2 cup lemon juice
– 1/4 cup orange juice
– 1/4 cup lime juice
– Ice cubes & cocktail shaker for mixing
4. Caramel Apple Martini
This is a great drink idea to have that will leave a sweet impression on your guests. This would be a nice adult version of the Carmel apple treat you would love eating as a kid. Below are all the ingredients you will need to make this:
– 2 ounces Apple Cider
– 2 ounces Caramel Vodka
– 1 ounce Butterscotch Schnapps
– Sliced fresh apple caramel, and / or
cinnamon sugar for garnish.
5. Pumpkin Martini
This pumpkin martini is a great treat. If you are looking for the perfect pumpkin taste cocktail look no more. This cocktail is a creamy, cozy pie spiced, and made with real pumpkin for the best natural flavor. The ingredients are listed below.
- Irish cream liqueur
- Pure maple syrup
- Canned pumpkin puree (not pumpkin pie filling)
- Pumpkin pie spice (purchased or homemade)
- Vanilla extract
- Graham crackers, for the rim
Take inventory of what you already have and make a full list of beverage items you’ll need. Check out our party planner page to know which beverages you may need. Make sure to take note of how long you’ll need to prep the beverages. Let us know if you tried any of these recipes on our Facebook page!
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