Fall Cocktails You Need To Try

Let me be clear: when I say “fall cocktails you need to try”, I mean “we”. Honestly, truly– I wrote this list for myself. Haters will say that the love of Fall is basic, and that’s why haters don’t matter. When I think of fall cocktails, the first thing that comes to mind is hot cider and pumpkin beer. Thanks to my good friend Pinterest, I’m thinking outside the box this season (with lots of bourbon).

Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try

Apple Cider Mimosa

3 ounces apple cider
3 ounces champagne
Brown sugar and apple slices for garnish, optional

Photo and recipe: Back to Her Roots


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

Bourbon Cider Sour

3 ounces (2 shots) of bourbon
1 cup apple cider
½ cup orange juice
¼ cup sugar
Crushed or cubed ice
1 gala or honeycrisp apple, sliced for garnish

Photo and recipe: Bless Her Heart Ya’ll

Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

Apple Pie Moscow Mule

4 ounces apple cider
4 ounces apple pie vodka (or caramel vodka)
1 bottle ginger beer
cinnamon sticks and apple slices for garnish

Photo and recipe: The Cookie Rookie


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

Fall All Over (Hendrick’s Gin)

1.5 ounces gin
.75 ounces fresh squeezed lemon juice
.75 ounce apple juice or cider
Ginger Beer, chilled
Apple slices

Photo and recipe: Creative Culinary


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Rosemary Bourbon Sour

3 shots bourbon
1 & 1/2 shots fresh lemon juice
3/4 shot dark amber maple syrup
1 large sprig of rosemary (plus 2 small sprigs for garnish)
Crush the large sprig of rosemary in your hand and add it to the shaker.

Photo and recipe: W&P Design


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

Honeycrisp Apple Sangria

3 cinnamon sticks (plus more for garnish)
2 honeycrisp apples, chopped
1 orange, thinly sliced
1 (750 ml) bottle red wine (a light-bodied Spanish variety is suggested)
1 and 3/4 cups homemade apple cider or store-bought1
1/2 cup brandy
1/4 cup orange juice (or juice from 2 medium oranges)
juice from 1 lemon
club soda, to taste

Photo and recipe: Sally’s Baking Addiction


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

Drunken Pumpkin Latte

(This recipe makes 2 drinks. One for you and one for me, haha!)
1 cup brewed coffee
¼ cup milk
¼ cup RumChata
2 Tbsp. pumpkin pie vodka
1 Tbsp. sugar
⅛ tsp. ground cinnamon
4½ cups brewed coffee
1¼ cups milk
1¼ cups RumChata
½ cup pumpkin pie vodka
¼ cup sugar
½ tsp. ground cinnamon
Optional: whipped cream and ground cinnamon for topping

Photo and recipe: The Wholesome Dish


Fall Cocktails You Need to Try -- The Palmetto Peaches

I can’t wait to try these fall cocktails, especially all the ones with ginger beer and bourbon. Yes, I realize that is all or most of them.

What cocktails are you mixing up this fall?

Ace Siggy--The Palmetto Peaches

11 Replies to “Fall Cocktails You Need To Try”

  1. Looks so yummmm and I love the imagery. Thanks for sharing!

    xo, Alina

  2. They all look so good. Can’t wait to try it sometime this weekend.


  3. I’m OBSESSED with apple drinks. Can’t wait to try some of these out!

  4. I will be using these for an upcoming party! These are perfect for Fall gatherings!

  5. Oh my goodness. I’m definitely trying some of these at my next ladies night!

  6. These all look and sound so amazing! I’ve been dying to try an apple cider mimosa. Mimosas are my go-to drink so it would be fun to mix it up a bit and try something new.

    xo, Keating | Mimosas and Manicures

  7. The mimosa and sangria look amazing! Definitely going to be giving them a try!
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  8. Um I want to try all of them! But specifically the Bourbon Cider Sour and the Apple Pie Moscow Mule…but again really all of them!

    Thank you for posting and sharing!!! I am saving this page FOR SURE.

  9. I’ll take the apple pie moscow mule and apple cider mimosa please

  10. Oh wow!!! All of these sound so good!!!

  11. Oh darn, I have to spend time trying out these delicious fall cocktails. What’s a girl to do? Lol. They ALL look good and I want to dive into them.

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