We love fall food and drinks. When the seasons change, everything becomes more spiced, more flavorful, and a little bit more comforting. But that doesn't mean we want every single fall recipe to taste like a Bath and Body Works candle mixed with a Pumpkin Spice Latte. AVEC has found 4 easy fall recipes that hint at the colder weather to come. The colors mimic the changing leaves, and the flavors are heavier and more comforting than lighter summer cocktails. Each fall recipe features one of our premium, low-sugar mixers. Every can of AVEC has tons of complex flavor, without all the nasties of a mixer from concentrate. Read below to see how easy it can be to create the taste of fall at home without any pumpkin spice.
4 FALL RECIPES THAT DON'T FEATURE PUMPKIN SPICE
SKINNY AS A SCARECROW TODDY
Tastes like a cool-yet-still-comforting Hotty Toddy, perfect for sweater weather.
1 ½ oz JAJA Reposado
2 oz Apple Juice
½ oz Lemon Juice
4 oz AVEC Ginger
+Pineapple Wedge and Cinnamon Stick for Garnish
In a collins glass, fill with ice. Pour tequila. Add apple juice and the dash of lemon juice. Fill the glass to the top with AVEC. Stir. Garnish with a pineapple wedge and cinnamon stick.
A SPICED MEZCAL NEGRONI
Tastes like a negroni that went on vacation and left behind its citrus notes for spiced caramel.
1 ½ oz Mezcal
½ oz Bitter Martini
½ oz Sweet Vermouth
+Orange Peel for Garnish
In a collins glass, fill with ice. Pour mezcal. Splash bitters. Pour sweet vermouth. Fill the glass to the top with AVEC. Stir. Garnish with an orange peel.
A VODKA SAZERAC
Tastes like a "full-bodied vodka soda" with a little of added spice.
2 oz Vodka
5 drops of Absinthe
6 oz AVEC Yuzu & Lime
+Lime Wedge for Garnish
In a collins glass, fill with ice. Pour vodka. Drop absinthe. Fill the glass to the top with AVEC. Stir. Garnish with a lime wedge.
A LESS SUGARY COSMOPOLITIAN
Tastes like Carrie Bradshaw went keto.
1 ½ oz Vodka
½ oz Curacao
+Lemon Peel for Garnish
In a collins glass, fill with ice. Pour vodka. Add curacao. Fill the glass to the top with AVEC. Stir. Garnish with a lemon peel.
AVEC has 5 flavors, meaning even more fall recipes are possible. Stock up on your new favorite mixer with a Sampler Pack featuring 3 cans of each flavor.