Light sweaters against crisp cool air. Necks wrapped in soft, vibrant earth tone scarves. Sidewalks crunchy with a mosaic of fallen leaves. An over-abundance of Pumpkin Recipes on Pinterest. It's FALL, y'all! Celebrate with this Cider Bourbon Cocktail... rimmed with maple syrup and bacon salt, it is a glassful of Autumnal bliss!
Cider Bourbon Cocktail with Maple and Bacon
-2 parts bourbon
-1 part apple cider
-fresh lemon juice
Put bourbon and cider into a shaker, with ice and a generous squeeze of lemon. Shake. Dip rim of glass into some maple syrup on a plate, then dip into bacon salt. Add ice to the glass, then strain the bourbon mixture into the glass. Watch leaves fall and sip while wrapped in a light blanket.
Now check out some of my favorite Fall recipes from the Iron Stef archives. These dishes are sure to get you snuggled into the joys of October:
Happy Fall, everyone! What are your favorite things about Autumn?