It’s Fall! Who’s Ready for Halloween?!

And just like that, it’s FALL, y’all! While I may be grieving summer just a smidge (did it go by faster than usual this year or am I just too busy to notice seasons anymore??), I do LOVE this time of year in the Northeast. Clothes get pretty cable knit-y, the early evening light through the trees gets very romantical, and everything gets super cozy around these parts. And one of the best things about this season? Halloween! As I mentioned a few months back, Fresh Direct, the local online grocer that delivers fresh and prepared food to your door, has made the game-changing move to include booze in their inventory. And they’ve been busy bees since then. They’ve since added some incredible mixers and bitters to their line-up. To celebrate some of these Bit by a Fox faves getting picked up by our fave online grocer, I created some Halloween inspired cocktails just for them! But they can be just for you too. Check it out!

Spiced Cider Margarita

Spiced Cider Margarita
2 ounces Cimarron Blanco tequila
2 ounces apple cider
1 bottle of Be Mixed Margarita
1/2-ounce ginger liqueur
Dash ground cinnamon
Pinch of salt
Apple Wedge
Star Anise

Shake all ingredients over ice until well chilled. Strain into an ice-filled highball glass. Garnish with apple wedge and star anise.

The Owl’s Rock & Rye Brewski

The Owl’s Rock & Rye Brewski
3-4 ounces pale ale or lager beer
2 ounces Classic Owl’s Brew
1 1/2 ounces Hotchstadter’s Slow & Low Rock & Rye
3/4-ounce lemon juice

Stir well with long spoon or straw. Serve in an ice-filled pint glass.

The Hella Spookler

The Hella Spookler
1 1/2 ounces Industry Standard Vodka
2 ounces pomegranate juice
Sparkling wine or prosecco
Pomegranate seeds
Sugar cube
Citrus Hella Bitters

Place a sugar cube at the bottom of a flute glass and soak it with 4-5 dashes of bitters. Pour in the pomegranate juice and vodka and top with sparkling wine. Drop in 5-6 pomegranate seeds for garnish.

3 Comments on It’s Fall! Who’s Ready for Halloween?!

  1. Malia Sturgeon
    September 28, 2015 at 8:49 pm (5 years ago)

    I love all of these! Yum! Perfect for fall.

    • Prairie Rose
      September 30, 2015 at 1:49 am (5 years ago)

      Yay! So nice to hear! Let me know if you make any of these! I’d love the feedback!

  2. Cesar H
    March 1, 2016 at 3:35 am (5 years ago)

    All Looks cool. Moreover the glass shape adds extra beauty


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