As the sun sets a little earlier, the leaves begin to change, and we become surrounded by pumpkin spice-everything, it can only mean one thing – fall is here! So, grab your cozy sweater and toast to the first day of fall on September 23rd, with deliciously seasonal cocktail recipes on behalf of Sauza Tequila!
Whether you’re picnicking amongst the fall foliage, picking pumpkins or hosting fall guests, a Pumpkin Spice Margarita or Autumn Cran-Orange Margarita feature the fall flavors you crave.
Autumn Cran-Orange Margarita
1 ½ parts Sauza® Signature Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
½ part JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
1 part cranberry puree
Orange peel (optional)
½ cup freshly squeezed orange juice, about 2 oranges
½ cup sugar
4 ounce package of fresh cranberries
To make the cranberry puree: In a saucepan over medium heat, melt the sugar in the orange juice. Add the cranberries and cook over low heat for 10 minutes. Set aside and let it cool. Blend cranberries in a blender, then strain.
In a shaker add crushed ice, 1 ½ part of Sauza® Blue Silver, ½ part of JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur, 1 part cranberry puree and shake to mix. Pour drink into glass and garnish with orange peel (optional). Enjoy!
Pumpkin Spice Margarita
· 1 ½ parts Sauza® Signature Blue Reposado 100% Agave Tequila
· 3 parts cream
· ½ part Torani® Pumpkin Spice Syrup
· 1 part simple syrup
· ½ tsp. vanilla extract
· ¼ tsp. cinnamon
· ¼ tsp. pumpkin pie spice
· Extra cinnamon for rimming (optional)
Preparation: Shake all ingredients vigorously with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass rimmed with cinnamon. Enjoy!