Halloween

October 24, 2018

Apple Cider Margaritas

Three Apple Cider Margaritas sit on a blue background
Celebrate fall flavors by mixing up a batch of Apple Cider Margaritas! Made with apple cider, tequila, brandy, lemon juice and a homemade cinnamon simple syrup, these cocktails are the perfect drink to serve on a chilly fall or winter evening. As an added bonus, they can be made in a pitcher for a crowd! Whether you're serving one or many, these Apple Cider Margaritas make the perfect harvest drink for all to enjoy on a chilly fall evening.

October 22, 2018

Halloween Dessert Nachos

Close up of a platter of Halloween Dessert Nachos
It's the sweetest time of year! Use Halloween leftovers to make decadent, delectable Halloween Dessert Nachos! These dessert nachos begin with cinnamon-sugar wonton chips. When these chips have baked, layer them with sweetened whipped cream, chocolate bars, peanut butter cups, sprinkles and other candies. Whether you're creating a special dessert for the family or entertaining this Halloween, Halloween Dessert Nachos are a sweet treat to serve!

September 10, 2018

Apple Pie Moscow Mule

Two Apple Pie Moscow Mules sit on a marble background, surrounded by apples, lime slices and cinnamon
Celebrate fall weather and flavors by mixing up a Apple Pie Moscow Mule! Apple juice serves as the base of this cocktail. Mix with ginger beer, vodka, a squeeze of lime and cinnamon simple syrup. Sweet, but not too sweet, this autumnal twist on a classic Moscow Mule tastes like a slice of apple pie. Whether you're serving yourself or a crowd, these Apple Pie Moscow Mules are flavor-filled, balanced, unique cocktail to serve at any gathering!

October 6, 2017

Candy Corn Martini

Three bright orange Candy Corn Martinis sit on a black background
Celebrate Halloween in style by mixing up a Candy Corn Martini! This festive martini features homemade candy corn-infused vodka, ginger beer, pineapple juice and tonic water before it's garnished with cotton candy, which dissolves into the drink. Strong on candy corn flavors, this cocktail is perfect for anyone who enjoys a sweet drink. Make the infused vodka a few days before Halloween, and then serve to friends while you celebrate the holiday!

October 4, 2017

Melting Monster Halloween Punch

Three glasses of Melting Monster Halloween Punch are served on a black background
Kids and adults will love this festive Melting Monster Halloween Punch! Made with three simple ingredients, this lemon-lime mocktail is the perfect beverage to serve for various Halloween festivities. Set up a drink station and let kids decorate their melting monsters with edible candy eyeballs before sipping! Slightly tart with a hint of sweetness, Melting Monster Halloween Punch is a delightful drink to serve to a crowd this Halloween!

November 8, 2016

The Potluck: October 2016

Continuing the monthly tradition, The Speckled Palate's The Potluck: October 2016 includes a favorite sport that has come back after a summer-long hiatus, a television show, a few restaurant recommendations, finger paints, a book for children and more!Swing by the blog today to get a full list of the things I adored during the month of October.
Continuing the monthly tradition, The Speckled Palate's The Potluck: October 2016 includes a favorite sport that has come back after a summer-long hiatus, a television show, a few restaurant recommendations, finger paints, a book for children and more!Swing by the blog today to get a full list of the things I adored during the month of October.