Holiday Special: Season’s Cocktail Campaign

Studies in the past have demonstrated rising trends in cocktail consumption as a result of audiences’ growing preference for “authenticity”. So, to all party-hosts-to-be (Hint, hint: T-2 days until Thanksgiving!) – in addition to that scrumptious feast, those gorgeous party decor and exciting activities you’ve got hidden up your sleeves – if you are looking to really blitz up the spirit of the occasion, look no further! Here, we’ve brought in sample cocktail beverages that we think perfectly embodies the fall season flavor. From the homey aroma of pumpkin to the spicy tang of cinnamon, from autumn maple to freshly harvested fruit, we simply cannot wait to fine dine and cocktail the night away!

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Additional vodka and KahlĂșa (coffee-flavored liqueur) makes a delicious 21+ version of everyone’s favorite pumpkin spice latte.

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Spice up your next chocolatini (think chocolate + martini) with a bit of cinnamon rim sugar!

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Add a fun twist on s’mores adventures!

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While typical Manhattan cocktails already uses syrup, this warm, vanilla-infused Spiced Maple Manhattan has a subtle bite that makes it stand out from the rest!

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A handful of pomegranate seeds and a few sprigs of rosemary to garnish this lovely cocktail does well to complete the aesthetic, but not without a bit of fizz and sparkle!

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This one’s for the summer nostalgic! Fresh blackberries smashed in with a bit of sweet garnish mix sublimely well with a blend of bourbon and ginger beer.

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A refreshing bubbly that could be served for brunch or dinner!

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Here’s a classic gingery Moscow Mule with a splash of apple cider and cranberries to make for the perfect fall feast!

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Perhaps a cool sip of this spiced pear and gin cocktail is just what your guests need!

Here’s to a fantastic evening with family and friends!

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Winter Wonderland Cocktails

Can you believe it’s already December? We can’t! There’s so much to love about this season though, from holiday parties to winter weddings. One of our favorite parts is all the yummy cocktails that keep us warm during the winter wonderland months. We’ve rounded up our favorites for you to use as signature cocktails or to impress guests at a holiday party. Enjoy!

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Gingerbread white russians, yum!

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This blueberry and cinnamon cocktail is perfect for the winter season!

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Add cranberries to your white wine sangria for an easy, holiday special!

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A true winter wonderland martini!

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What’s prettier than a red wine hot chocolate cocktail in dainty tea cups?

All of these cocktails would look so magical at your winter event! What’s your favorite part of hosting over the holidays? Share with us on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter!

Fall Decor: Trendy not Cheesy

 

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So, my favorite months are finally here! Fall is the perfect time to put those crafty hands to work and bring that warm and magical atmosphere of autumn into your home. Below, I have put together a few super simple craft ideas that are sure to spark some creativity!

Painted Pumpkins

Painting pumpkins a solid gold or white is a simple way to create a fun fall look without the threat of cheesy ghouls and goblins. You can also experiment with patterns like chevron, stripes, or polka dots. Paint your house number on a pumpkin and put it out by your mailbox as a fall address marker!

Featured Above: Brittany Estes – Featured Below: The 36th Avenue

Fall Garland

Garland is an easy way to decorate any area inside or outside your home. Drape it over your mantle, on your staircase, or even on your front yard fence to make that fall statement. As shown above, it can be made with bright fabrics, or with scraps of paper and collected fall leaves (as shown in the title photo).

Above Left: Hip Hostess – Above Right: The 36th Avenue

Party Planning

You can also bring fall decor easily into any party. Carve the inside of a pumpkin and you have a bowl for drinks! Or take cinnamon sticks and wrap them around candles with rustic twine. Let your imagination run wild with the colors and nature of fall!

-Amy