Saturday, October 22, 2016

Bring Me Back Cocktail

Perfect for the day after all of the fall parties, this pumpkin flavored cocktail is a great afternoon recovery cocktail to warm you up during this cool fall weather.  Fall is such a good time for a tummy warming cocktail while you can still be outside on the patio.

Bringing Me Back

  • 2 oz. Real McCoy 12 Year Old Rum
  • 3/4  oz. Dolan's Dry Vermouth
  • 3/4 oz. Bahama Bob’s Pumpkin Syrup

Place all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake until thoroughly chilled.   Strain into chilled rocks glass and garnish with fresh ground nutmeg and cinnamon.

Bahama Bob's Pumpkin Syrup
  • 1 Cup of Dark Brown Sugar
  • 1 ½ Cups of Water
  • 2 Tbsp. Pumpkin Puree
  •  1 Tsp. Allspice
  • 1 Tsp. Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • ¼ tsp. Nutmeg
  • ½ Tsp. Lemon Juice

Place all ingredients except the water in a pan and heat at 375 degrees stirring until all melts into a liquid.  Slowly add the water and bring to a boil.  Reduce heat to 240 degrees and allow to slow boil wile stirring for 5 minutes.  Pour into a dish that will not melt or crack and place in refrigerator for about an hour.  Pour into a dispensing bottle and put into refrigerator until ready to use.