The Great Pumpkin Cocktail

The Great Pumpkin Cocktail // Twin Stripe

Do you remember the excitement and anticipation of getting ready to go trick-or-treating as a kid? You had to wait all day to put on your awesome costume, get together with your friends and eat as much candy as possible. Now that you are an adult, your focus changes from candy to cocktails. The Great Pumpkin cocktail, infused with coffee, vanilla and spicy pumpkin, is perfect cocktail to celebrate Halloween!

Keep reading to learn how to make The Great Pumpkin cocktail.

The Great Pumpkin Cocktail // Twin Stripe

The Great Pumpkin Cocktail

The Great Pumpkin Cocktail

Ingredients

    For pumpkin spice rim
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 tbsp cinnamon
  • Cocktail ingredients
  • 2 tbsp pumpkin pie filling
  • 2 oz iced coffee concentrate
  • 1.5 oz vanilla vodka
  • ice
  • half and half

Instructions

  1. Mix sugar and spices together on a small plate. Fill a small bowl with water and dip the rim of the cocktail glass in the water and then dip in the pumpkin spice mixture. The mixture should easily stick to rim.
  2. Carefully add the pumpkin pie filing, coffee concentrate and vanilla vodka to cocktail glass. Mix the ingredients until the pumpkin pie filling has dissolved into the liquid. Add ice cubes to the drink and top with half and half.
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The Great Pumpkin Cocktail // Twin Stripe

Looking for a few more last minute Halloween ideas? Here’s a few of my favorites:

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The Great Pumpkin Cocktail // Twin Stripe

What plans do you have in store for the Halloween weekend? Chad and I are looking forward to greeting trick-or-treaters, watching scary movies, and chowing down on chili, candy and the delicious Great Pumpkin cocktail. I highly recommend you try it too!

I think you will fall in love with the Great Pumpkin and these adorable coasters from Matrick and Eve! A big thanks to Matrick and Eve for providing me with the fall drink coasters.

 

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About Katie

Katie is the voice behind lifestyle blog, Twin Stripe. Her blog is dedicated to helping readers create a bright and modern lifestyle that doesn’t cost a ton. Twin Stripe features easy DIY projects, tasty recipes, entertaining ideas, style tips, home decorating inspiration and more. Katie lives in Greensboro, N.C. with her fabulous husband, Chad, and adorable pup, Hobbes. She spends her spare time decorating their 1950s bungalow and throwing festive parties. Katie believes you can never have too much glassware or glitter!

4 thoughts on “The Great Pumpkin Cocktail

  1. Wow! I didn’t realize they make vanilla vodka. It looks really yummy I like all the ingredients so I might have to try this one. Thanks!

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