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Sip The Season: Fall Cocktails Being Served In South Florida

by Ashleigh Braun Sep 28, 2017 04:44 PM

South Florida may have an “endless summer,” but that doesn’t mean locals can’t enjoy the flavors of fall. 

Just in time for the season, local South Florida restaurants are bringing the warm, comforting flavors of the season right to your glass with a slew of delicious fall cocktail menus. Seasonal ingredients like apple, cinnamon, pumpkin and cranberry pair perfectly with your favorite liquors. Whether you’re looking for a holiday twist on a classic martini or a harvest-inspired old fashioned, we have your go-to fall cocktail list. 

Sleepy Hollow 

Photo courtesy of Tap 42

Tap 42 is putting a sweet spin on its fall-inspired Sleepy Hollow cocktail, combining sugar island rum, Frangelico liqueur, pumpkin puree and ginger. Served in a glass rimmed with butterscotch, this is the perfect treat to satisfy your seasonal cravings. 

1411 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954.463.4900; tap42.com

5050 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton; 561.235.5819; tap42.com

Festivus Cocktail

Photo courtesy of Tap 42

Another of Tap 42’s featured seasonal drinks, the Festivus cocktail, will be sure to put you in the holiday spirit. This cocktail is loaded with the warm flavors of bourbon and brandy mixed with fresh lemon juice, spiced agave and cranberry-apple puree, topped with pomegranate seeds. 

1411 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954.463.4900; tap42.com

5050 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton; 561.235.5819; tap42.com

Infused Manhattan

Photo courtesy of Bonefish Grill

Bonefish Grill’s seasonal take on a classic Manhattan contains premium bourbon and whiskey infused with seasonal flavors like fresh rosemary and orange, vermouth and a dash of Angostura bitters. The drink is garnished with cherries. 

6282 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale; 954.492.3266; bonefishgrill.com

 21065 Powerline Road, Boca Raton; 561.483.4949; bonefishgrill.com 

Honey Crisp Apple Martini

This season, Bonefish Grill is spicing up its martini game with subtle ingredients that bring the flavors of the season right to your palette. The Honey Crisp Apple Martini is made with an apple cinnamon vodka infusion, ginger liqueur, apple juice and honey, served with a fresh apple slice. 

6282 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale; 954.492.3266; bonefishgrill.com

 21065 Powerline Road, Boca Raton; 561.483.4949; bonefishgrill.com 

Maple-Pecan Old Fashioned

Photo courtesy of The Office

The Office is embracing fall flavors with its seasonally inspired Maple-Pecan Old Fashioned. Made with pecan-infused William Wolf Bourbon, sweet maple syrup and a few dashes of house-made black walnut bitters, this cocktail combines the best of warm, holiday flavors and is topped with an orange twist. 

201 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; 561.276.3600; theofficedelray.com

Fig Cocktail

Photo courtesy of Burton's Bar and Grill

Satisfy your seasonal cider cravings at Burton’s Bar and Grill, opening Oct. 16, with its Fig Cocktail. This drink contains Chardonnay, two types of cider, cranberry, Jim Beam Apple, apple pie moonshine, apple pucker, tuaca, cinnamon and schnapps, served with a bourbon-soaked fig. 

5580 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton; 561.465.2036; burtonsgrill.com 

Pumpkin Martini

Photo courtesy of Burton's Bar and Grill

Burton’s Bar and Grill is serving up everyone’s favorite fall flavor in the form of a Pumpkin Martini made with Absolut Vanilla, fresh pumpkin, pumpkin pie spice, sugar, milk and vanilla extract. This decadent cocktail is served in a glass rimmed with brown sugar and cinnamon, topped with a dollop of homemade bourbon whipped cream. 

5580 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton; 561.465.2036; burtonsgrill.com 

The Bee Sting 

Photo courtesy of Duffy's Sports Grill

People are buzzing about Duffy’s Sports Grill’s fall cocktail the Bee Sting, which contains Jack Daniel’s whiskey, fresh lemon juice, honey syrup and ginger liqueur. This drink combines the best of sweet and savory flavors that are perfect for fall. 

1804 Cordova Road, Fort Lauderdale; 954.713.6363; duffysmvp.com 

21212 Saint Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton; 561.869.0552; duffysmvp.com 

Pear…fect Martini

Photo courtesy of Duffy's Sports Grill

Duffy's Sports Grill’s Pear...fect Martini is just that. This refreshing cocktail is made with Absolut Pear, St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur, cubes of fresh pears, sour mix and organic agave nectar. 

1804 Cordova Road, Fort Lauderdale; 954.713.6363; duffysmvp.com 

21212 Saint Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton; 561.869.0552; duffysmvp.com 

Hendrick’s Harvest

Photo courtesy of Grille 401

Grille 401 is bringing you the season’s freshest flavors in its new fall Hendrick’s Harvest drink. This cocktail combines freshly squeezed lemon juice, Hendrick’s Gin and apple juice, and is served in a glass rimmed with a mixture of cinnamon, nutmeg and sugar, garnished with an apple slice and a sprig of mint. 

401 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954.767.0222; grille401.com 

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Just in time for the season, local South Florida restaurants are bringing the warm, comforting flavors of the season right to your glass with a slew of delicious fall cocktail menus.  Seasonal ingredients like apple, cinnamon, pumpkin and cranberry pair perfectly with your favorite drinks to add favorite fall flavors you can enjoy all season long. 

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