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Fall Apple Old Fashioned

Bourbon Barrel Foods Recipe Fall Old Fashioned with Old Forester Bourbon and Apple Butter. Cozy Up with This Fall Cocktail.

Featuring Bourbon Barrel Foods Apple Butter Spread!

Fall is a wonderful season that brings with it an array of seasonal flavors to tantalize your taste buds. One of the best ways to enjoy these flavors is through delicious fall cocktails. With a little creativity and the right ingredients, you can easily whip up some amazing cocktails that are perfect for the season.

Spiced Pecan Bourbon:
1 cup Old Forester® 100 Proof Signature Bourbon
1 package Bourbon Smoked Spiced Pecans

Apple Simple Syrup:
4 oz Apple Butter Spread
2 oz Cranberry Juice
2 oz water

2 oz Spiced Pecan Bourbon
1/2 oz Apple Butter Simple Syrup
4 dashes Old Forester® Smoked Cinnamon Bitters

Spiced Pecan Bourbon:
• In an airtight container, combine 1-package of Bourbon Smoked Spiced Pecans and 1-cup of Old Forester® 100 Proof Signature Bourbon.
• Allow to sit for 10-hours at room temperature.
• Strain the mixture one time with a mesh strainer and again through a coffee filter.
• Store in a bottle with a lid for two weeks.
*Save the soaked Pecans to make Boozy Salted Caramel Candied Pecans.

Apple Simple Syrup:
• In a medium-sized saucepan, over medium heat, add water, cranberry juice and Apple Butter Spread and heat until all dissolved.
*Avoid boiling
• Refrigerate and discard after 2-weeks.

• Combine spiced pecan bourbon and apple simple syrup into mixing crystal.
• Add ice and stir and strain into a rocks glass with fresh ice.
• Garnish with a thinly sliced apple.