Pumpkin Whiskey Smash
Pumpkin Simple Syrup
*Enough simple syrup for 6 to 8 drinks
- 1 cup water
- 1/2 cup of pumpkin puree
- 1/4 cup honey
Makes 1 drink:
- 1 & 1/2 oz whiskey
- 1 & 1/2 oz pumpkin simple syrup
- 1 oz lemon juice
- Optional; add cinnamon stick and star anise to your glass
Pumpkin Simple Syrup:
Add all ingredients to a small pot over medium heat and let it come to a simmer. Stir while it simmers for 2 minutes. Turn the heat off, pour in a separate container and set aside.
In a cocktail shaker add your ice about 3/4 of the way up. Add in 1 & 1/2 oz of whiskey, 1 & 1/2 oz of simple syrup, and 1 oz of lemon. Shake well and add to your favorite cocktail glass with a large ice cube.