The cooler weather is upon us now. In most areas, the leaves have fallen off the trees, and we’ve even had our first snow day for school. It seems too early for all of that, doesn’t it? Before we know it, we’ll be having all kinds of gatherings from Thanksgiving to holiday parties.
Need something to warm ya up a little? These tasty Autumn cocktails will do the trick. Embracing the flavors of fall, like apple, caramel, and cranberry. Even better, there are a couple of Autumn Cocktails for a Crowd.
Autumn Cocktails for Cooler Weather
Apple Pie Punch
Apple Pie in a cocktail? Oh yes please! A quintessential Autumn cocktail, this one serves a crowd. This Apple Pie Punch recipe makes enough for 8, and is perfect for a gathering.
- 1 ½ Cups Smirnoff Whipped Cream Flavored Vodka
- 2 Cups Apple Cider
- 1 ½ Cups Cranberry Juice
- 8 Cinnamon Sticks (optional)
Mix ingredients together, over ice. Serve either as a punch in a punch bowl, or in a glass over ice. Garnish with a cinnamon stick.
Kissed Caramel Mule
A modern, fall-ish take on a Moscow Mule, for a perfect Autumn cocktail.
- 1.5 oz Smirnoff Kissed Caramel flavored vodka
- 1.5 oz Ginger Ale
- 1.5 oz Club Soda
- Squeeze of Lime
- Dash of Bitters
Combine all ingredients. Serve over ice in a copper mug.
- 1.5 oz Smirnoff Whipped Cream flavored vodka
- 4 oz Ginger Ale
- ¾ oz Simple Syrup
- Squeeze of Lime
Combine all ingredients, except ginger ale, in a shaker with ice. Shake well, strain into glass, and top with ginger ale. Garnish with a lime wedge.
Caramel Spiked Cider
This is another Autumn Cocktail for a crowd. This seasonal punch for adults serves 8.
- 1 ½ Cups Smirnoff Kissed Caramel flavored vodka
- 4 cups Apple Cider
- 4 oz Lemon Juice
- 2 oz Grenadine
Mix ingredients over ice. Serve as a punch in a punch bowl (with ice) or serve in cups over ice.