6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall


When fall arrives in the middle of September, popular food items for the season include sweet potatoes, butternut squash, mushrooms, and apples, to name a few. The most popular fall food item by far is pumpkins. This item can be used in many different ways during the fall from carving jack-o-lanterns to baking pumpkin pies.

Pumpkins can also be used as an ingredient in drinks as well. Coffee, Hot chocolate, smoothies, punch, and alcoholic and dessert cocktails are amongst the long list of drinks with pumpkin that a person can craft. During the fall is the best time to make and to have drinks with pumpkin as that period of time is harvest season for pumpkins. With that being said, here are 6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall:

1. Pumpkin Spice Latte:

Of all the drinks with pumpkin, the most popular one to drink is a pumpkin spice latte. This beverage option is a fall favorite and a best seller during the season at Starbucks. The coffee chain uses pumpkin, cinnamon, clove, and nutmeg to craft this beverage.

The unveiling date of Starbucks’s Pumpkin Spice Latte this year is unknown, but many customers consider the first day the beverage is on the menu as the unofficial first day of fall. Based on the last couple of years, the release day for the popular coffee chain’s Pumpkin Spice Latte being back on the menu was in early September.

Although people will have to wait a little bit longer for the return of Pumpkin Spice Lattes on Starbucks’s menu, loyal customers will have something to enjoy until the popular drink’s return. Most recently, the coffee chain unveiled its line of food items and drinks with pumpkin spice flavoring that people can enjoy from the comfort of their homes. All of these items can be purchased at any local grocery store. Among the items released by Starbucks include the pumpkin spice latte creamer, the pumpkin spice cookie straws, the pumpkin spice ground coffee, and the iced Ready-to-Drink pumpkin spice latte bottled drinks (options offered in iced pumpkin spice latte and iced expresso classics pumpkin spice latte, to name a few.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

2. Pumpkin Pie Martini:

This martini is one of many dessert drinks with pumpkin that will have you feeling like you tasted a pumpkin pie without eating an actual slice. A pumpkin pie martini uses 3 different types of liqueur: vanilla liqueur, pumpkin liqueur, and rumchata, the popular cream liqueur. One can have and enjoy a pumpkin pie martini at any time during the season of fall. This cocktail tastes like dessert in a blender!

For the recipe of this dessert cocktail, click here.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

3. Apple Pumpkintini:

Another great choice from the list of drinks with pumpkin is an Apple Pumpkintini! As the name suggests, this drink is alcoholic and combines two popular fall ingredients, apples, and pumpkins, into a refreshing fall cocktail. Harvest season for both apples and pumpkins happens during the fall. So, be sure to take advantage of getting your hands on as many fresh apples and pumpkins as you can!

An Apple Pumpkintini is another one of the drinks with pumpkin that requires pumpkin puree. Other ingredients that one needs to make an Apple Pumpkintini are ginger ale, apple cider, and vanilla vodka. Cinnamon and sugar are also needed in order to coat the rim of the glass. During the fall, it is best to have an Apple Pumpkintini as a cocktail option for either a Thanksgiving meal and/or gathering. It is bound to be a hit at either event and your guests will be asking you to make some more.

For the recipe of this drink, click here.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

4. Death by Pumpkin:

Of all the drinks with pumpkin, Death by Pumpkin is definitely one that you have got to try during the season of fall! There are three types of pumpkin alone in this ONE single drink: pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin puree, and pumpkin spice liqueur. Who doesn’t love ice cream in their cocktails? After pouring the drink into a chilled cocktail glass, garnish the cocktail with a whole stick of cinnamon. Death by Pumpkin is one of many options in terms of dessert drinks with pumpkin. If you are craving drinks with pumpkin and something sweet at any point during the fall season, be sure to treat yourself to a Death By Pumpkin cocktail! As the name of the mixed drink suggests, be ready for a pumpkin overload while having this cocktail!

For the recipe of this dessert cocktail, click here.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

5. Spiced Pumpkin Bourbon Punch:

Spiked punch is the way to go for alcoholic drinks for parties and functions in the fall. For this reason, Spiced Pumpkin Bourbon Punch is a great drink to make from all drinks with pumpkin. Amongst the needed ingredients include lemon, ginger, honey, pumpkin puree, and bourbon.

For the recipe of this knockout drink, click here.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

6. Pumpkin Pie Sangria:

Although sangria is more popular to drink during the months of summer, one can still enjoy the alcoholic punch in the fall by having pumpkin pie sangria! This is one of many drinks with pumpkin that one can enjoy the flavors of pumpkin pie without actually baking the pie themselves. Other ingredients needed in order to make this cocktail include Moscato, maple syrup, butterscotch schnapps, pumpkin pie spice, and a sliced apple and orange. As stated earlier, Sangria is already a popular drink choice and this fall-inspired recipe of the alcoholic punch will make a knockout hit during the months of fall. Have one sip of Pumpkin Pie Sangria and you will become instantly addicted.

For the recipe of this drink, click here.

6 Drinks With Pumpkin To Try In The Fall

When fall comes, which of these 6 drinks with pumpkin are you most likely to try first? Are you more likely to have a dessert cocktail or a regular cocktail first? Let us know which cocktail and which type that you plan to make and try first in the comments section below!

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