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11 easy Thanksgiving cocktail recipes that are delicious and beautiful

by Rachel Becker /  / Updated  / Source: TODAY

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Hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year? Warm up your family and friends with a seasonally inspired cocktail. We've selected some of the best boozy recipes from Pinterest that have been shared over and over again, with seasonal flavors like pumpkin, cranberry, cinnamon and apple. These drinks are seriously good, and super easy to make. So take a sip and enjoy!

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Thanksgiving cocktail: cranberry margarita
Gimme Some Oven

Cranberry margaritas

A holiday spin on one of our favorite drinks, this cranberry margarita is sure to be a crowd pleaser at your Thanksgiving dinner. And the recipe is no-fuss — you just mix all ingredients in one pitcher and serve.

Thanksgiving cocktail: apple pie punch
The Cookie Rookie

Apple pie punch

If you’re looking to liven up your Thanksgiving gathering this year, try whipping up a batch of this apple pie punch, made with a refreshing mix of apple cider, pear nectar and ginger ale.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Apple pie sangria
Sally's Baking Addiction

Honey crisp apple sangria

This combination of red wine, brandy, cinnamon and apple cider makes for a lovely fall twist on a holiday classic.

Thanksgiving cocktail: pumpkin pie martini
All Day I Dream About Food

Pumpkin pie martini

We love pumpkin flavored anything, and this pumpkin pie martini is no exception. The combination of cinnamon, ginger and other seasonal spices makes each sip sweet and delicious, so you can have it as dessert!

Thanksgiving cocktails: pumpie pie shooters
A Night Owl Blog

Pumpkin pie shooters

Combine pumpkin puree with vanilla and pumpkin spice creamer to make this irresistible concoction, which can be made with or without alcohol.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Boozy pumpkin white hot chocolate
Minimalist Baker

Boozy pumpkin white hot chocolate

Sure, we love classic hot chocolate. But this grown-up boozy white-chocolate pumpkin spin (which can be made with bourbon or Kahlua) is the perfect for any cold weather gathering.

Thanksgiving cocktail: The perfect Thanksgiving drink
I Should Be Mopping the Floors

The perfect Thanksgiving drink

There is a reason this impressive looking but super easy drink has been shared over and over on Pinterest, and this drink certainly lives up to its name. Cranberry juice gives the cocktail its festive color, while sparkling wine (or nonalcoholic cider) makes it bubbly and bright.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Cranberry thyme gin and tonic
A Cozy Kitchen

Cranberry thyme gin and tonic

Mix up a batch of these seasonal gin and tonics using leftover thyme and cranberries from your Thanksgiving dinner.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Caramel apple pie martini
The Slow Roasted Italian

Caramel apple pie martini

This cocktail gets a silky smooth texture from Kahlua and a warming kick from schnapps.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Pumpkin spiced horchata
Slim Pickin's Kitchen

Pumpkin spiced horchata

A classic Mexican drink is altered to include pumpkin, cinnamon sugar, and of course — booze! It's so good, we wish it could be Thanksgiving all year round.

Thanksgiving cocktail: Apple cider margaritas
Fabtastic Eats

Apple cider margaritas

Those who love apple-flavored anything will adore this take on the margarita. Even better — it takes just five minutes to prepare!

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