The How-To Guide for Living Life One Cocktail at a Time
Last updated on: November 23, 2022
How to Make 15 Festive Thanksgiving Cocktails
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These 15 festive Thanksgiving cocktails take the flavors you love, apple, pumpkin, cinnamon, and transform them into some of the best cocktail recipes of the year.
Be prepared to give thanks for these recipes! Although most people think turkey and mashed potatoes when they think Thanksgiving, it’s time to that the Apple Pie Margarita or Pumpkin Spiced Old Fashioned become part of your tradition. Let me know which is your favorite!
Award-winning Belfast-based mixologist Emily Doherty' inspiration behind this drink is the iconic golden star on the Gelston’s bottle. And with the festive season fast approaching, she created this drink to enjoy on a cold winter day.
She explains: “Samuel Gelston's Irish Cream Liqueur is a warm hug in a glass, it’s smooth, creamy and sweet, and perfect with hot coffee and spiced brown sugar syrup.”
This Thanksgiving try a wonderful cocktail from intimate St James Bar in London. It's a wonderfully balanced festive tipple, enchanted with notes of sweet cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves as well as subtle hints of dark, earthy chocolate aromas which accentuate a naturally barky finish.
Pressed Apple juice adds a fresh & sweet contrast to the deep cinnamon, nutmeg & clove spices that make up Gin Bothy's signature Gunshot Gin. Serve with a dusting of cinnamon to really bring out the flavors.