Not all fall-inspired cocktails are created equal! This apple butter cocktail recipe has the juicy, tart flavor you love from crisp fall apples, a hint of cinnamon, caramel flavored liqueur and a zing of fresh lemon.
You don’t need anything fancy, simply pick up a jar of apple butter at the supermarket—or make your own with our slow cooker apple butter recipe—then combine a few tablespoons of this delightful, creamy mixture with the remaining ingredients.
You’ll be pleasantly surprised with the full-bodied, festive fall flavor of this beverage, and it will inspire you and your friends to kiss summer goodbye in no time at all!
Add some extra flare to your already great-tasting finished product by adding a slice of apple or a cinnamon stick on the side, then raise a glass to all your pals!
apple butter cocktail recipe
- 4 oz Southern Comfort
- 1/2 oz lemon juice, juice from 1 lemon
- 2 Tbsp apple butter
- 3 - 4 dashes aromatic bitters
- Fill cocktail shaker with ice then combine ingredients. Shake until well chilled then strain into a cocktail glass with fresh ice. Serve immediately and enjoy!
Aromatic bitters is a key component of this cocktail, but make sure you’re precise when adding it to the mix—too much will ruin the flavor of the drink!