Rock your taste buds with the delicious taste of autumn using pure maple syrup. During the holidays, sometimes those holiday calories really add up. But by using pure maple syrup, you’re actually getting some awesome health benefits!
Maple syrup is packed with antioxidants and vitamins that can boost metabolism, relieve PMS symptoms and even give you more energy! Try some of these tasty and good-for-you cocktails to brighten your autumn and winter!
5 Maple Cocktail Recipes for the Holidays
Dessert-Like Maple Cooler
This creamy dessert-like cocktail brings together the familiar flavors of brandy and milk but it’s totally enhanced with a little maple syrup! All you need is 1 ½ oz. of brandy, ¾ oz. of pure maple syrup and 2 oz. of milk and a dash of vanilla!
Maple Hot Toddy
Hot toddys are the essential autumn and winter drink, but when you add a little maple syrup, you can definitely satisfy that sweet tooth! Add rum and pure maple syrup to a mug and pour in some boiling water. Add a cinnamon stick for a little spice!
Citrus Maple Cocktail
This sparkling cocktail brings the tang of citrus and the sweetness of maple syrup to create one spectacular flavor! Simply mix whiskey, maple syrup, lemon juice, orange juice and sparkling water.
This is a classic autumn cocktail that perfectly combines the sweetness of maple syrup and the zest of lemon juice! Recipe is simply 3 parts whiskey, 2 parts lemon juice and 1 part pure maple syrup. Yum!
Bourbon Maple Cider
The delicious combo of apple cider and maple syrup really rocks your taste buds! In a cocktail shaker, mix bourbon, applejack, maple syrup, Angostura bitters and hard cider. Pour into martini glasses and garnish with cinnamon sticks!