Drink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

Fall is here, whether you like it or not. None of us really want to say goodbye to summer, but we just don’t really have a choice in the matter. To ease those summer blues and have something to get excited about in fall, we put together this collection of boozy fall drinks and cocktails. Of course, there can be of fun things about fall too – pumpkin spice, apples, cinnamon – we made sure all of those ingredients were turned into a drink one way or another. You can’t really start off the season without a pumpkin cocktail recipe, can you? Once you are sipping on some Spiced Pumpkin Punch, you’ll forget all about those long, hot evenings and get ready for changing leave and sweater weather!

9 Fall Cocktail Recipes To Make Now

The Bourbon Bomber via The Boys ClubDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 7 1/2 cups apple cider (recipe below)
  • 2 1/2 cups bourbon
  • 2 1/2 cups ice
  • 5 tbsp. agave nectar
  • 2 1/2 tsp. all spice
  • 2 1/2 tsp. lemon zest
  • 5 tsp. nutmeg, grated
  • 10 drops bitters
  • knob of ginger, grated (about 2 tbsp.)
  • rosemary sprigs, for garnish

Instructions
1. Using a cocktail shaker, add a few ice cubes, 1/4 cup bourbon, 3/4 cup apple cider, 1/2 tbsp. agave nectar, 1/2 tbsp. all spice, 1/2 tsp. lemon zest, 1/2 tsp. grated nutmeg and a pinch of grated ginger. Shake really well.
2. Using a strainer, strain the drink over an ice-filled rock glass. Top each drink with a drop of bitters and a rosemary sprig.

 

Pumpkin Spice Hot Buttered Rum via Rachael White Drink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 1/2 cups apple cider
  • 2 cups dark rum
  • 2 Tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1 Tablespoon pumpkin spice seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 Tablespoon honey

Instructions
1. Pour the water, cider and rum into a kettle or saucepan and bring to a boil.
2. While your brew is brewing, combine the butter, pumpkin spice seasoning, vanilla extract and honey in a small bowl.
3. Divide brew and butter into 4 pretty cups or mugs. Add a cinnamon stick and serve.

 

Cranberry Martini via Better Homes and GardensDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 1 cup cranberries
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 750 milliliter bottle good-quality vodka
  • 1 Vanilla Sugar (see recipe below) (optional)
  • Ice cubes
  • Cranberries (optional)

Instructions
1. In a 1-1/2-quart saucepan combine 1 cup cranberries, 1 cup granulated sugar, and water. Bring to boil, stirring until sugar dissolves. Continue to cook just until cranberries start to burst. Remove from heat, cool 30 minutes. Strain cranberry mixture, reserving cranberries and liquid. Combine vodka, reserved strained cranberries, and 2/3 cup of the reserved liquid (discard remaining liquid). Cover and freeze for 3 days.
2. Strain cranberries out of vodka; discard cranberries (you should have about 4 cups vodka mixture).
3. Place ice cubes in a martini shaker. For four drinks, add 2 cups vodka mixture; shake. Strain into four of the prepared glasses; repeat. If desired, garnish with additional cranberries threaded onto small skewers.

 

Pumpkin Beer Float via Betty CrockerDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • 2 scoops chocolate ice cream
  • 1 bottle (12 oz) pumpkin beer (1 1/2 cups)

Instructions

1. In each of 2 drinking glasses, place 1 scoop vanilla and 1 scoop chocolate ice cream. Pour pumpkin beer over ice cream.

 

Apple and Pear White Sangria via Love Grows WildDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 1 bottle Moscato wine
  • 1/2 cup lemon liqueur (I used Caravella)
  • Zest of 2 lemons
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (from two lemons)
  • 1 Granny Smith apple, cored, halved and thinly sliced
  • 1 Bartlett pear, cored, halved, and thinly sliced
  • 1 can (12 ounces) seltzer

Instructions

1. Combine wine, lemon liqueur, lemon zest, and sugar. Stir until sugar dissolves. Add lemon juice, apple slices, and pear slices and mix well. Place pitcher in refrigerator for 4 hours to chill and allow flavors to blend. Just before serving, top sangria off with seltzer.

 

Pumpkin Cider Beertail via Brit & Co.Drink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For 

  • 3 bottles of Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale
  • 1/2 bottle Martinelli’s Sparkling Cider
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 4 lemon wedges
  • a sprinkle of cinnamon

Instructions

1. Start with a cinnamon stick. Place one in each glass or, in our case, each mismatched mason jar. Next, pour Blue Moon Pumpkin Ale until the glass is about three quarters full. Next, add your cider. You want a little bit of foam so don’t worry about extra bubbles.

2. Squeeze a little bit of lemon on top and place wedges on each glass for garnish. Finish off with a sprinkle of cinnamon on top!

 

Apple Cider Margarita via Card StoreDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 2 ounces orange juice
  • 12 ounces apple cider
  • 2 ounces Grand Marnier (optional)
  • 2 ounces of your favorite gold tequila (optional)
  • cinnamon
  • cane sugar
  • coarse sugar (the 2 sugars provide a nice texture with their size difference)
  • orange segments for rimming glass
  • Garnish
  • apple slices (cut width-wise)
  • cinnamon sticks

Instructions

1. On a small plate, stir together 3 tablespoons (each) of cane sugar, coarse sugar and cinnamon. Run an orange slice around the edge of each glass and press the rim into the cinnamon sugar mixture (the juice from the orange is what makes the sugar stick to the rim – you can use a lemon or lime in the same fashion). Fill the glasses with ice and set them aside.

2. In a cocktail shaker, combine 1 cup of ice with the orange juice, apple cider, Grand Marnier and tequila, and shake. Pour the drink through a strainer into the ice filled glasses (using fresh ice in your drink keeps it extra cold – the ice from the shaker may have cracked and will melt faster). Garnish with apple slices and cinnamon sticks.

 

 

Apple Ginger and Cranberry Vodka Cocktail via What Katie AteDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 2 cups (500 ml) apple juice (use the cloudy type if you can)
  • 2 cups (500 ml) cranberry juice
  • 100 ml vodka
  • 2 cups (500 ml) ginger ale
  • Ice, to serve

Instructions

1. Place the apple juice, cranberry juice and vodka in a blender and whizz until pale pink and frothy. Pour into a large serving jug, add the ginger ale and a good handful of ice. Serve immediately.

 

 

 

Spiced Pumpkin Punch via Domesticate MeDrink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

  • 1 ounce pumpkin puree
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 2 ounces bourbon
  • 3 ounces ginger beer
  • 1/8 teaspoon grated fresh ginger (yes, you can use ground ginger if you must)
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Garnish: (optional)
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • Sage leaves
  • Dash of ground cinnamon

Instructions

1. Place all of the ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously. Strain ingredients over ice in a rocks glass.

2. Garnish your cocktail with a cinnamon stick and a couple sage leaves if you’re feeling fancy. An extra dash of cinnamon never hurts either.

 

Have one or two of these delicious drink recipes for fall and it’ll definitely take the edge off. Even if you were clinging onto you flip flops for dear life, you’ll soon be singing the praises of all things caramel and pumpkin spice. Yea, that’s how good these fall cocktail recipes are. Don’t just take our word for it, try them yourself!

If you’re not the DIY, whiz-with-a-shaker type, Howl at the Moon has you covered. We may not have these fall cocktails on our menu, but we definitely have a few that will help your forget that summer is coming to an end. Click below to enter to win a party for you and all your friends and we will prove it to you!

Drink Recipes for Fall: 9 Cocktails to Fall For

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Howl 2Go Event Entertainment

Howl at the Moon wants to bring our world famous dueling piano show to your event.  Everybody knows when they are headed to a Howl club, they are in for a party. Our musicians inspire people to dance, sing, and have the time of their lives! Recently we’ve been thinking, why limit the party to our bars? We want our patrons to be able to bring the fun and excitement they experience in our clubs to events and venues nationwide. That is why Howl 2Go can ensure that your event entertainment sets off the party!

For over 4 years, Howl 2Go’s dueling pianos has been bringing the best forms of event entertainment together in one fantastic show. Our dueling pianists have the vast music collection of a DJ along with the excitement that a live band brings to the stage. Put together great music with fun and energy, and the result is one amazing show. Howl 2Go’s show is fueled by audience requests so that everyone will get a chance to dance to the music that moves them.

Our event entertainers know how to read a crowd, playing the song requests that fit the mood of the moment to keep the party rockin’ the entire night. Howl 2Go’s dueling pianos bring excitement to the dance floor and life to any party. If you prefer a bit more control over Howl 2Go’s musical selection, our players are happy to cater the show to your liking. Our dueling pianists will take your custom playlist, master it and rock it at your event. If you have a particular genre(s) in mind, we will create a relevant setlist sure to set your party off.

Howl 2-Go is available to provide amazing music for events of all shapes and sizes. Our dueling piano show will rock your:

  • Corporate Event
  • Wedding
  • Customer Appreciation Party
  • Convention Event
  • Team Building Event
  • Client Event
  • Office Party
  • Golf Outing Bar and Bat Mitzvahs
  • Graduation
  • School Fundraiser
  • Charity Event

When we say “2Go”, we mean it. Whatever party of the country, whether your venue is a country club or your own backyard, no matter what the distance is from our clubs, Howl 2Go will be there.

Howl 2Go offers several customizable event entertainment packages to ensure that you get exactly what you want out of our show. Our players will take care of all set up and tear down, leaving you with nothing to do but enjoy your event!

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Foxborough New Menu Specials

It is the beginning of a new season here in New England, which means a new specials menu for Howl Splitsville! For all the foodies out there, our long-standing favorites are still on the menu, so you can still stop by and munch on your favorite juicy burger or handmade sushi plate while sipping on one of our classic cocktails.

But, we all like a little risk taker, so the next time when you enjoy a night (or day) out at Howl Splitsville, let us exceed your expectations by trying one of our new drinks and dishes from the seasonal specials menu! Here is a sneak peek of what you could order starting today:

Burrata Caprese: Fresh plump tomatoes drizzled with EVOO and balsamic.

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Secret Arancini: Fried rice balls mixed with your trust.

Foxborough New Menu Specials

Drunken Mussels: Hard apple cider, bacon, garlic and tarragon:

Foxborough New Menu Specials

Want to know what else is on our specials menu? Everything else is left a secret but when you come on down to Howl Splitsville at 220 Patriot Place in Foxborough,  you will find the rest of our scrumptious dishes and libations and leave fulfilled.

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Want to indulge in our menu with good company? It is time to start planning your holiday parties…book your party today at Howl Splitsville before time runs out. We also host kids parties, corporate events, team building events and more!

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Top 5 Wedding Dance Songs – Shake It

When it comes to partying at weddings, one must take a second to review past public humiliations of their dance moves and learn from their mistakes. Whether you tripped over grandma during the Macarena or split your pants during the electric slide, you know it’s time to polish your moves, buddy.

Howl at the Moon to the rescue. We have compiled a list of the top 5 songs you can expect to hear at weddings as well as at our live music show!

5. Jump On It 
Carlton and his flash mob NAIL “Jump On It” by Sir Mix-A-Lot (aka – “Apache” by Sugar Hill Gang) as well as a little shimmy to Tom Jones’ “It’s Not Unusual”. Come on pussycat – jump on it!

4. Electric Slide
The Electric Slide. Ever heard of it? If not, you probably should get out more. We guarantee you’ll be scooted onto the dance floor by Uncle Rico to this retro jam.

Top 5 Wedding Dance Songs – Shake It

3. Cha-Cha Slide
Not to be outdone by the Electric Slide, the Cha-Cha Slide comes in as Howl at the Moon’s #3 song you wish would go away but won’t! You might need a bucket of booze before going out on the floor for this one.

2. Cupid Shuffle – Cupid
One of the newer group dances, The Cupid Shuffle, is simple yet satisfying. Plus, it’s a great way to get Grandma to two step!

1. Shout – Otis Day
Ohh yeah! You know you’re gonna end the night to this one (if you haven’t already passed out by now).

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Howl’s Top 5 Fall Cocktail Picks

Howl at the Moon loves coming up with fabulous cocktails to serve and indulge in (it is in our nature), so we have put together our top 5 picks to jump-start the fall season! Take a look and whip one up for yourself.

1. SPICED CARAMEL APPLE

  • 2 oz. Domaine de Canton Ginger Liquer
  • 1 oz. Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka
  • 2 1/2 oz. Apple Cider
  • 1 Dash Lemon Juice

* Rim martini glass with agave syrup and crumbled gingersnap cookies.  Add ingredients to a cocktail shaker, shake well.  Strain into martini glass. Source – cosmopolitan.com

2. PUMPKIN DIVINE

  • 1 part Grey Goose La Poire flavored vodka
  • 1 part pumpkin butter
  • 1/2 part triple sec
  • 1/2 part simple syrup
  • Pinch of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg and ginger
  • Grated nutmeg and apple chip for garnish

Fill cocktail shaker with ice and add all the ingredients. Shake until frosted. Strain with a martini glass. Enjoy. Source – cocktailtimes.com

 

Howl’s Top 5 Fall Cocktail Picks

3. SMORE-TINI

  • 2 oz. Vodka
  • 1 oz. Chocolate Liqueur
  • Graham Crackers (to taste)
  • Marshmallow Creme (marshmallow fluff)
  • Wooden Skewers
  • Mini Marshmallows

*Stir vodka and chocolate liqueur and refrigerate for several hours. Crush graham crackers in small bowl and set aside. When ready, rim martini glass with marshmallow creme then dip glass into graham cracker crumbs. Roast marshmallows on skewer over an open flame. Pour cold drink mixture in glass and place roasted marshmallow skewer as garnish. Source – a. party style blog

4. CANDY CORN MARTINI

  • 3/4 oz. Absolut Vanilla Vodka
  • 1/2 oz. Creme de Cacao
  • 1/2 oz. Butterscotch Schnapps
  • 2 oz. Orange Juice
  • 1 tbsp. dark cocoa powder

*Rim martini glass with orange juice, then cocoa powder. Mix spirits and orange juice with ice in a cocktail shaker and pour into glass. Garnish with Candy Corn on a skewer (or however you’d like). Source – drinksmixer.com

5. THE ONE WITH THE SHRUB

  • 1 and a 1/2 oz Ford’s Gin
  • 1/2 oz. Fernet Branca
  • 1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 0.25 oz. Ginger Syrup

*Mix in cocktail shaker, shake and double strain into rocks glass. Add rosemary sprig garnish. Source – Town and Country Mag
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Spooky Cocktails

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Halloween is almost here, and spooky cocktails should be shared! Howl at the Moon not only prides itself on our live music show, we also like to think we know our booze! We have put together a list of some delectable “spooky” drinks in honor of Halloween.

1. Eyeball Highballs

  • 14 medium radishes
  • 7 pemiento-stuffed olives, halved crosswise
  • 16 oz. gin or vodka
  • 1 ounce vermouth

Source: marthastewart.com

2. Vampire’s Kiss

  • 2 oz. raspberry vodka
  • 2 oz. Chamford raspberry liquor
  • 3 oz. cranberry juice
  • Red sugar for rimming

Source: food.com

3. Brain Hemorrhage

  • 1 fluid oz. chilled peach Schnapp’s
  • 1 splash chilled grenadine syrup
  • 1 teaspoon chilled Irish cream liqueur

Source: allrecipes.com

4. Black Lagoon Cocktail

  • 4 oz. vodka
  • 2 oz .Rosemary-Lemon Syrup
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • Licorice ice cubes

 Source: marthastewart.com

5. Witches Brew

  • 2 oz. mixed pineapple and cranberry juice
  • 2 oz. 7-Up or Sprite
  • 1-1/4 oz. shot Malibu Coconut Rum

Source: HGTV

Please go to the appropriate website to see directions for each drink.

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Best Bar in Foxborough to Watch Football

‘Tis the season for football, which means finding a good place to spend your Sunday’s while cheering on your favorite NFL team. And if you are from New England, you know there is no better place to watch the 5-times Super Bowl champions take the field than in their own backyard. So, don’t hesitate and let Howl Splitsville be your pregame headquarters every Sunday this football season!

No ticket to the game? No problem; located in the heart of Foxborough at 220 Patriot Place, Howl Splitsville is your Sunday ticket where you can kick back and watch the Patriots take on any team on one of our 32 flat screen TV’s before or during the game. Still feel like keeping the ball rolling after the game? Every home game after the Pats play our Howl band will be here to perform for you!

We can accommodate you and your tailgate crew with full service tables and bowling lanes. You can also sit at one of our two bars, any at which you will be served, full game day menu by one of our bartenders. It’s the perfect place to grab a quick bite of one of our juicy burgers or sandwiches and sip on one of our seasoned craft beers. Yes, pumpkin beer is BACK and we also have a perfect craft beer just in time for the season to start here at Gillette, it’s from Wachusett Brewing Company a Pilsner called Bella Czech, so when you are drinking a nice Bella Czech beer watching coach Belichick just hundreds feet away, you are always winning.

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We have hosted the Patriots before and the Patriots’ cheerleaders, now it’s time for us to host you! Because after all, Sundays are for football… and if you can’t make it on football Sundays, don’t forget about us for your holiday parties, corporate events, birthday parties, team building events and more!

Best Bar in Foxborough to Watch Football

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