We know you’re probably feeling a little bored in your house these days and are looking for something to get yourself into the fall spirit. So don’t worry about heading to your local cafe or bar to get your fix of fall drinks this season. There are so many drink recipes you can make right at home (besides the pumpkin spice latte). Whether you want something spiked for a fun girls night or a cozy drink that tastes like fall in a cup, these DIY drink recipes are all you’re going to be craving this season.
Apple Pie Cocktail
Nothing says fall like apple cider. Whether you like it hot or iced, this apple cider and cinnamon combo tastes like apple pie in a cup! Shake up some apple cider, spiced rum, agave nectar, lemon juice, and a dash of cinnamon. Then either pour over ice or heat up in the microwave, and top with a cinnamon stick. If you want to be extra fancy, decorate the rim of your cups with a cinnamon and brown sugar mix.
Candy Apple Cocktail
Want to get into the fall spirit but not quite ready to give up your summer rosè? Look no further than the candy apple cocktail! It’s sweet, simple, and super easy to make for your next girls’ night. All you need to do is combine rosè bubbly and cran-apple juice and top it off with ginger ale. Garnish with a red apple or other fruit for a super cute aesthetic.
Autumn Spiced Iced Coffee
If you’re a coffee fan, you’re going to love this one. This autumn spiced iced coffee from Ari’s Menu is as simple as it is delicious – all you have to do is add cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, and cloves to your favorite iced coffee. For an extra fall boost, line your glass with some caramel and add your favorite pumpkin creamer! Whether you’re rushing to your desk for your morning zoom meeting or soaking in the crisp fall air on a lazy Saturday, this quick addition to your coffee will definitely make you feel fall af.
Vegan Chai Hot Chocolate
This guiltless but oh-so-yummy creamy, chocolatey drink by Fit Foodie Finds smells and tastes just like fall and can be ready in less than five minutes! All you need to do is combine almond milk, vanilla extract, and maple syrup in a saucepan, add cocoa powder and chai spice. After letting it simmer, pour into your favorite mug, top with your favorite whipped cream and marshmallows, and enjoy!
Okay, we had to include at least one pumpkin recipe in here! After all, what’s fall without a little pumpkin spice? But don’t worry, this pumpkin milkshake is the furthest thing from basic. All you need to do is blend vanilla ice cream, one banana, pumpkin puree, and a dash of pumpkin spice coffee creamer. And don’t forget to include cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, and nutmeg in there! This recipe can definitely be made with alternative milk options as well.
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