We hope this Thanksgiving, with cocktail in hand, you can toast to your many blessings. If you’re in South Florida for the holiday, whether you’re a local or visiting family, here are some Thanksgiving-themed cocktails at spirited hotspots to enjoy with friends and family:
Pumpkin Patch at Craftsman
Tequila Reposado, FOS Mastiha Liqueur, Pumpkin Puree, Lemon Juice, and Barspoon Maple Syrup are shaken and strained in to a Martini glass and garnished with a toasted Cinnamon Stick.
Bright Apple at Craftsman
FOS Mastiha Liqueur, Apple Cider, Lemon Juice, Barspoon Honey and a dash of Allspice are shaken and strained into a rocks glass and garnished with sliced Apples and Cinnamon.
900 S Miami Ave Suite 135, Miami (Mary Brickell Village), thecraftsmanmiami.com, @thecraftsmanmiami
The Secret Garden at Komodo Miami
Havana Club White Rum, Strawberry Puree, Pineapple Juice, Guava Puree, Yuzu Sake, and a bar spoon of Coco Lopez are shaken and strained into double rocks glass with Coconut dust rim and filled with 1.25 x 1.25 hard square ice cubes, then garnished with Coconut Meringue Stick.
801 Brickell Avenue, Miami (Brickell District), www.komodomiami.com, @komodomiami
Smoky Butternut Squash Martini at L Bar
Absolut vodka, muddled and smoked Butternut Squash, Kahlua, Vanilla Syrup, Simple Syrup and a crushed Graham Cracker rim.
1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, FL, seminolehardrockhollywood.com, @hardrockholly
McCoy Fizz at Burlock Coast
Real McCoy 5-Year Rum, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, Ginger Syrup, and Aquafaba (natural, plant-based egg white substitute) are shaken and poured into a tall glass with dashes of Angostura Bitters and, for garnish, Orange Peel and Mint Leaf.
Out of the Dark at Burlock Coast
dashes of Peychaud Bitters and, for garnish, Orange Peel and Maraschino Cherry.
1 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale (in The Ritz-Carlton), ritzcarlton.com/fort-lauderdale/burlock-coast-seafare-spirits, @ritzcarltonfortlauderdale