I know it’s only Wednesday and I’m sharing a cocktail, but this needs to be on your to-do list ASAP! Pumpkin Pie Bourbon Cocktail is the perfect drink to help ring in the Fall season. It’s day 3 of #PumpkinWeek and I would love to share this cocktail in person with my lovely co-hostess, Christie from A Kitchen Hoor’s Adventures! Don’t forget to enter the #PumpkinWeek giveaway here!
Pumpkin Pie Bourbon Cocktail
By Love and Confections
- 2 ounces Pumpkin Pie Simple Syrup
- 2 ounces bourbon
- 2-3 ounces club soda
- Maple Syrup
- Cinnamon Sugar
- Place maple syrup and cinnamon sugar each in shallow dishes. Dip a rocks glass into maple syrup, letting excess fall off, then dip into cinnamon sugar.
- Fill glass with ice. Combine simple syrup and bourbon in glass and top with club soda.
Yield: 1 serving
Pumpkin Pie Simple Syrup
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup pumpkin puree, not pumpkin pie filling
- 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
- pinch salt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- Combine water, sugar, pumpkin, spice and salt in medium pan. Heat, stirring consistently, until sugars are dissolved. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla extract.
- Place fine mesh sieve over heat-safe container (optionally line with cheesecloth also) and strain the syrup. Refrigerate for up to one week.
*see post for ideas on how to use leftover solids.
Here are today’s #PumpkinWeek Recipes:
Pumpkin Juice- Harry Potter Style from Jonesin’ For Taste
Pumpkin Pie Bourbon Cocktail from Love and Confections
Creamy Pumpkin Fiesta Chicken Soup from Amy’s Cooking Adventures
One Pot Creamy Pumpkin Bacon Pasta from 4 Sons ‘R’ Us
Pumpkin Chili from It Bakes Me Happy
Pumpkin Chorizo Tamales with Pumpkin Mole from A Kitchen Hoor’s Adventures
Pumpkin Grilled Cheese Paninis from Eat Move Make
Pumpkin Hummus from Sweet Beginnings
Pumpkin Mac and Cheese from Everyday Eileen
Pumpkin Pizza from Platter Talk
Savory Loaded Pumpkin Cornbread from Who Needs A Cape?
Savory Pumpkin & Pepper Goat Cheese Tart from Hardly A Goddess
Baked Goods & Desserts:
Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread from House of Nash Eats
Fluffy Pumpkin Buttermilk Pancakes from The Redhead Baker
Fluffy Pumpkin Pie Dip from The Beard and The Baker
Mom’s Classic Pumpkin Pie with Vanilla Whipped Cream from Family Around the Table
No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake from Cooking with Carlee
Pumpkin Banana Bread from A Day in the Life on the Farm
Pumpkin Cheddar Skillet Corn Bread from Tip Garden
Pumpkin Creme Brulee from Cookaholic Wife
Pumpkin Ginger Donuts from Daily Dish Recipes
Pumpkin Kolaches from The Spiffy Cookie
Pumpkin Maple Bark from Seduction In The Kitchen
Pumpkin Oatmeal Muffins from The Bitter Side of Sweet
Pumpkin Pie Crescents from Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks
Pumpkin Pie with Toasted Meringue from The Crumby Kitchen
Pumpkin Snickerdoodles from Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Pumpkin Souffle from Caroline’s Cooking
Pumpkin Spice Cake Roll from Grumpy’s Honeybunch
Pumpkin Spiced Cookies from April Golightly
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Until next time,
LOVE & CONFECTIONS!