The Fall season means candy and colors, but it also means cocktails. With that in mind, here’s a look at some of my favorite Fall SoFla cocktail concoctions.
American Social (Miami)
Apple Pumpkin Mule
1 ½ oz. Captain Morgan Sliced Apple
1 oz. Real Pumpkin Puree
¾ oz. lemon juice
4 oz. Q Ginger Beer
Build in tin: Rum, pumpkin puree & lemon juice. Shake, strain over fresh ice. Top with Q Ginger Beer. Garnish with mint sprig and apple chip.
Description: Available through Nov. 30, this cocktail Made with real pumpkin puree, Captain Morgan Sliced Apple and a splash of ginger beer.
In celebration of Halloween, from Oct.30 through Nov.1, American Social will celebrate by featuring a limited time Zombie Cocktail, made with tequila, pomegranate juice, spice syrup, lime juice, grapefruit juice, grapefruit soda and tiki bitters.
1.5oz Patron Reposado
0.5oz Pom Wonderful Juice
0.5oz Mixed Spice Demerara Syrup
0.5oz Fresh lime juice
0.5oz Ocean Spray 100% grapefruit juice
1oz Squirt (Grapefruit soda)
4 dashes of Bittermens Elemakule Tiki Bitters
Add all in ingredients in mixing tin with ice. Shake and strain over fresh ice in a tiki glass. Garnish with blood orange wheel, mint sprigs, firestix (micro-flower), and a dash of cinnamon & cayenne spice blend.
Sugar Factory American Brasserie (Miami) Monster Milkshake
This Halloween, Sugar Factory is serving up one of its famous milkshakes called the Monster Mash Insane Milkshake. It’s made with vanilla milkshake base topped with whipped cream, orange chocolate drizzle, sour gummy worms, gummy centipedes, dusted with Oreo crumbs, a Sugar Daddy, and half a Hershey’s Chocolate bar.
Sugar Factory also is offering a ”Toxic Zombie Goblet’’ made with Voli Vodka, Strawberry Pucker, Pineapple Juice, Sweet & Sour mix, Sprite, Pineapple Syrup, Strawberry Syrup, Strawberry Puree, and is topped with gummy body parts and red licorice laces.
Toxic Zombie Goblet Recipe:
Voli Vodka 4oz
Strawberry Pucker 2oz
Pineapple Juice 2oz
Sweet and Sour Mix 3oz
Pineapple Syrup 2.5oz
Strawberry Syrup 2.5oz
Strawberry Puree 1oz
Photo Credit: Sugar Factory
Feature Photo: Toxic Zombie (Sugar Factory)