When the time change happens, and it gets dark early, I instantly feel like I need to put my pajamas on. I love to go out for a girl’s night out every once in awhile, but when it feels like the middle of the night, I certainly would rather stay home!
This time of year, making easy cocktails at home just feels right. If you’re wondering what are some fall cocktails that are delicious and perfect for making in your own kitchen, you’ll love these drink ideas. They have the best seasonal flavors and are great for when the weather starts to cool down.
The Best Fall Cocktails to Make for Friends
Fall drinks usually embrace the warm spices of the season and while they might be served over ice, they offer a sense of coziness.
If you want to be in your jammies, chances are your friends do too! Fall is the perfect time to have your girlfriends over and chat over a cocktail. Keeping things casual makes everyone more comfortable. These easy recipes come together fast, making them perfect for a cozy fall evening in.
I’ve included some of my own favorite cocktails to make at home as well as delicious fall cocktail ideas from some of my favorite bloggers.
These fall cocktail are also great for Thanksgiving and any Friendsgiving party you are planning to throw.
Apple Pie Cocktail Pitcher Drink
It's your favorite fall dessert in drink form! Make a pitcher and invite your girlfriends over for some quality hang time including a little Bravo watching. A sweet garnish of a cinnamon stick and apple slice makes it cute too.
Apple Pumpkin Spice Cocktail recipe
This easy drink idea is full of seasonal flavors with a little lemon, and the result is this light, refreshing apple pumpkin spice cocktail. This would be terrific to serve for Thanksgiving, or on a Sunday afternoon watching football.
Fall Moscow Mule Recipe
An apple cider mule is right up my alley! I love Moscow Mules and they are the perfect versatile vessel for playing with flavors. Vodka, apple juice, and ginger beer make up the cocktail. Garnish with lime, rosemary, and a cinnamon stick, and you have fall in a cup!
A Spicy Pear Martini
A spicy Pear Martini sounds like the perfect sipper for having girlfriends over. It starts with making your own infused vodka with spices and pears. It takes a little planning ahead but this vodka will help create the perfect fall cocktail.
The Ultimate Fall Sangria Recipe with Blackberries & Apples
The ultimate Fall Sangria is tasty and fantastic for all your fall entertaining. With apple, blackberry and cinnamon, this yummy wine cocktail is great for fall entertaining.
Pear-Ginger Sparkling Cocktail
Ginger is one of my favorite ingredients for autumn cocktails. It's a good way to add a little heat and lots of flavor. Prosecco is great for this drink because it’s a dry sparkling wine and pairs well with other sweeter ingredients.
So throw on your favorite sweater, cozy up on the couch with your friends and sip one of these awesome autumn cocktails. These simple fall cocktails use seasonal flavors and classic techniques to make them super tasty and easy to recreate.
More deliciously easy cocktails to try:
- Vodka Drink Ideas starting at just 2 ingredients and going all the way up to a yummy punch!
- If you love wine, you’ll love these tasty Wine Cocktail Recipes.
- The ginger beer makes Moscow Mule variations pretty perfect all year round!
- One last pear cocktail idea from my friend Tonya: Pear and Caramel Vodka Cocktail
Pin these Simple Fall Cocktails for Later
Sometimes you know you want to try something new but you don’t know what it is. This list of the best fall cocktails to make at home will help you make up your mind! The delicious flavors and easy preparation are perfect for your next autumn happy hour.