Cocktail Recipes to be Thankful For!
These drinks recipes will help spice up your Thanksgiving dinner and give your guest even more to be thankful for. Have some fun and do a little experimenting with these Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipes.
Thanksgiving Drink Recipes:
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 oz Bourbon 1 Tbsp Honey 1-2 Tbsp Ginger Syrup Splash Orange Bitters Splash Benedictine Lemon Instructions: Pour honey in bottom of a mug or Irish coffee glass. Add bourbon, ginger syrup, bitters and benedictine. Heat water till hot, but not boiling. Pour water in with other ingredients and enjoy.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1Â oz gin 1/2 oz cranberry juice Club Soda Juice of 1 small lime Lime slice Instructions: In a highball glass filled with ice, stir the cranberry and lime juice. Top up with soda. Sprinkle with dried cranberries and garnish with a lime slice.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 oz. Canadian Whiskey 1/4 oz. Lemon Juice 1 tsp. Maple Syrup Instructions: Shake well with ice. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Rum 3/4 oz White Creme de Menthe 3 oz Eggnog 3 cup Vanilla Ice Cream Instructions: Blend until smooth. Top with whipped cream and a few drops of green creme de menthe.
Tweet A great classic perfect for the holidays! Cocktail Ingredients: 2 oz. spiced rum 1 oz. orange juice 2 barspoons cranberry sauce 2 dashes Angostura bitters Instructions: Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake. Strain into a chilled glass and garnish with an orange twist.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1/2 oz brandy 1/2 oz crÃ¨me de menthe 1/2 oz Galliano Instructions: Start with a layer of creme de menthe, add a layer of Galliano and top with a layer of dark brandy. Add a sprinkling of nutmeg.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 2 egg yolks, beaten 1 (12 fluid ounce) can evaporated milk 1 (14 ounce) can cream of coconut 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 1/2 cup white rum 1/2 cup water 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Instructions: In a double boiler, combine egg yolks […]
Tweet Originating in the early 1800′s the Old Fashioned may be the first drink to be called a cocktail. It is traditionally served in a short glass now called an Old Fashioned glass. Cocktail Ingredients: 2 ounces rye whiskey 1 sugar cube 3 dashes Angostura bitters club soda Instructions: Place the sugar cube in an […]
Tweet Invented in the early 1900′s and was popular until the beginning of World War II, the sidecar has been making a comeback. Sidecars come using a variety of liquors, brandy, gin, vodka and irish whisky, but cognac is the original. Cocktail Ingredients: 1 1/2 oz. VS or VSOP cognac 3/4 oz. Cointreau 3/4 oz. […]
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Cranberry Rum Top with Ginger Beer Lime wedge Fresh cranberries Instructions: Pour cranberry rum into a collins glass, fill with ginger beer, stir and garnish with lime wedge and cranberries.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: Hard Cider 1 tsp. Powdered Sugar 1 Egg 1/2 cup Milk Instructions: Shake well all but Cider with cracked ice and strain into collins glass. Fill with Cider. Sprinkle nutmeg on top.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 oz gin 1 oz apricot brandy 1 oz dry vermouth 1/2 oz lemon juice Instructions: Shake all the ingredients with ice. Strain into an old fashioned glass. Add ice.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1 fifth Cognac 8 Eggs 1 pint Heavy Cream 1 quart Milk 1/2 pound Sugar Instructions: Beat yolks and whites of eggs separately. Add sugar to egg whites and beat until stiff. Combine yolks and whites and mix thoroughly. Add Cognac. Beat mixture. Add cream and milk. Mix. Chill well. Serve with […]
Tweet Punch Ingredients: 6 cups apple cider 2 cups cranberry/raspberry juice 1 bottle champagne or sparkling wine 1/2 cup lemon juice Instructions: In punch bowl combine apple cider, orange juice, and lemon juice. When ready to serve, add champagne. Chill with large ice blocks. Makes about about 15 servings of 6 ounces each.
Tweet Cocktail Ingredients: 1/2 cup Muscatel 1/4 cup Water 1 tsp Butter 2 tsp Maple Syrup Instructions: In a sauce pan, heat wine and water to simmering. Do not bring to a boil. Preheat a mug with boiling water. Pour heated wine mixture into glass. Add butter and maple syrup. Stir and sprinkle with nutmeg. […]