Drink This Now: The Only Fall Cocktail Guide You'll Need

Your primer for fall libations that suit every occasion.

It’s finally fall, which means it’s time to break out the flannel, cover the porch with perfectly-carved pumpkins and start brainstorming costume ideas for Halloween. And we believe all these exciting traditions deserve to be paired with equally-exciting libations. Lucky for you, we’ve come up with a few delicious cocktails to enhance the most quintessential holiday events. Let’s get started!

Apple Picking

Warm Apple Pie Cocktail

Warm Apple Pie Cocktail

Warm Apple Pie Cocktail

It’s prime apple season, and aside from the obvious fun factor, a day filled with apple picking is the perfect excuse to try out this delicious warm apple pie cocktail...not that you needed an excuse. Get the recipe >>

Leaf Peeping

Maple Nut Goodie Cocktail

Maple Nut Goodie Cocktail

Maple Nut Goodie Cocktail

There’s not much better than driving to the mountains to get a glimpse of the changing autumn leaves. But this maple syrup-infused cocktail takes tree appreciation to a whole new level. Get the recipe >>

Cozy in a Cabin

Sip On a Hot Apple-Ginger Toddy Cocktail

Sip On a Hot Apple-Ginger Toddy Cocktail

Hot Apple-Ginger Toddy

Leave the stresses of everyday life and relax by the fire with this interesting take on a cold-weather classic. Get the recipe >>

Baking Cookies

Serve a Taste of Italy with an Arturo's Positano Winter Sunset Drink

Serve a Taste of Italy with an Arturo's Positano Winter Sunset Drink

Arturo's Positano Winter Sunset

Forget milk and cookies. This rum-based cocktail is the cold-weather alternative that will keep you warm on chilly fall nights. Get the recipe >>

Football Party

Slow Cooker Sangria Cocktail

Slow Cooker Sangria Cocktail

Slow Cooker Sangria

Skip the beer and opt for a seasonal sip that is sure to please even the most disgruntled football fan. This large-batch sangria is a real winner. Get the recipe >>

Thanksgiving Prep

Cranberry Hot Toddy

Cranberry Hot Toddy

Cranberry Hot Toddy

Cooking, cleaning and a whole lot of grocery shopping call for a pre-dinner treat that makes excellent use of one of Thanksgiving’s tastiest ingredients. Get the recipe >>

Black Friday

Green Mug With Chai Tea and Cinnamon

Green Mug With Chai Tea and Cinnamon

Spiced Chai Tea

Nothing says caffeine like hitting the outlet malls at 5 am. For an extra boost, give this sweet spiked chai a try, assuming you won’t be driving that is. Get the recipe >>

35 Cocktails to Soften Your Seasonal Woes

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You Want to Hold on to Fall a Little Longer

You're Up at Midnight to Shop the Sales

You're Stuck at the Kids' Table Again

You Want to Help Friends Through the Season

Your Great Uncle Won't Stop Talking About the Election

Your Brother Brings Five Extra Guests to Dinner

You Want to Be in Anguilla, But You're in Annapolis

You're Already Tired of Christmas Songs

You Ate Too Many Sweets

His Team's Playing in a Bowl Game

You're Making Christmas Ornaments With the Girls

You Mailed All Your Holiday Cards

Your Aunt Won't Stay Out of the Kitchen

You Want to Sip Something Iconic

You Have All-Day Guests

You Survived the Crowds at the Mall

You Get a Group of Surprise Visitors

You Burned the Cookies

You've Spent Seven Hours Hanging Christmas Lights

You Just Built a Snowman

You're Snowed In

Someone Ate the Last Slice of Pie

Santa Claus Escapes a Near Sighting

You've Got a Moment With Your Sweetheart

You Want a Crowd-Pleasing Cocktail

You're Sitting Fireside With the Family

You Want a Classic Holiday Drink

You Want to Serve Something Completely Different

Your Mother-In-Law Hates the Mashed Potatoes

You Can't Decide: Pumpkin or Apple Pie?

You Want to Serve Cocktails Instead of Dessert

You Need an Energy Boost

You Want to Start the Day on a Good Note

You Want to Make Non-Drinking Friends Feel Special

You Made It Through the Season

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