Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Enjoy some Thanksgiving themed cocktails like the Reserve de Mure or Gingerbread Man. And if the weather is getting you down, take a mental escape and enjoy a Prickly Margarita or a Toasted Coconut Colada.
Fan of Tales of the Cocktail, the world’s premier cocktail festival? They’ll be taking their New Orleans based conference to Vancouver, Canada March 13-15, 2011, featuring seminars and cocktail events at the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel. Find out more about Tales and the Vancouver events at Tales of the Cocktail.
Ready for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows? Enjoy a Frozen Butterbeer, made from cream soda and butterscotch schnapps, to psych yourself for the movie. Via Cook Like A Champion Blog
On a budget this Thanksgiving but still want to serve cocktails? Take YumSugar’s suggestions and make a Cranberry Champagne Cocktail. Via Budget Thanksgiving Drinks on YumSugar
Try The Chocolatier’s En-Core, created by Cheri Loughlin, which consists of Frangelico, Godiva Liqueur, Vodka, and Buttershots liqueur, among other winter themed cocktails like the Apfel Strudel and Winter Slumber. Via The Intoxicologist
Find out which drinks made the “Sexiest Cocktails” list, a group of cocktails inspired by the men of People’s Sexiest Man Alive. Cocktails include the Matthew McConaughey Match and The Flor de Caña Like It Mojito, inspired by Enrique Iglesias, among others. Via SheKnows.com
Drool over sweet potatoes? Try it in cocktail form with the “Shoot a Wild Turkey” shot. Wild turkey, sweet potatoes, butterscoth schnapps, and topped with marshmallows. The video is worth watching. Via Caroline on Crack
If sweet potatoes aren’t your thing, go for the Apple Pie on the Rocks, which consists of Frangelico, apple vodka, and apple cider. Via Bella Gets Real
What would Martha drink? Lots of Rosemary themed cocktails on Martha’s list for this Thanksgiving. Pear Rosemary and Olive Rosemary made Martha’s list, as well as Cognac Sparklers and 8 other cocktails. Via Martha Stewart