Skip to Content

Pumpkin Harvest – Fall Cocktails

Share this...

Last Updated on June 6, 2023 by Leah Hall

A perfect fall pumpkin and bourbon cocktail! One of our great fall bourbon drinks!


Living in Nebraska gives us a unique opportunity to experience harvest time as our state is still quite closely connected with the farms where the produce comes from.  Even living in Omaha, we see fields being harvested on the edge of town, the big combines and grain trucks kicking up dust clouds into the sky giving the sunshine a golden glow that only makes the blazing orange and red maples look even prettier.


Pumpkin and Bourbon

We wanted a great fall combo as a pumpkin and bourbon cocktail. What is more perfect than a pumpkin cocktail for autumn toasting!? Try one of our great fall bourbon drinks!


Apples and fresh cider from local orchards start to appear in the stores and if on cue, our kids start bugging us to take trips to the orchards and pumpkin patch. We are lucky to have lots of great orchards just a short drive away, and before we know it we are lugging home a bushel of apples, a gallon of fresh pressed cider and pumpkins for decorating the house for Halloween. Make sure to pair it with our Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Whoopie Pies!

Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail - orange creamy cocktail in coupe with pumpkins and gourds, wooden spoon and jar of apple cider behind

This post contains affiliate links for products that we think you as readers might find useful, and we make commission off of these! For more details about our affiliates, click our Disclosure and Contacts Page.

Pumpkin Harvest cocktail in cocktail coupe with mini pumpkins and jiggers, whiskey bottle and bitters bottle in background

What Ingredients are Included in the Pumpkin Harvest?

  • Angostura Bitters
  • Heavy Cream
  • Apple Cider
  • Simple Syrup
  • Amaretto
  • Bourbon
  • Pumpkin
  • Pumpkin Spice/Nutmeg

Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail in a coupe. Pumpkins behind with bottles

About this time of year, anything pumpkin is hot, so it was only natural that we found a way to use some of the fruits of our labors to come up with a great pumpkin and bourbon cocktail. The Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail combines the caramel and vanilla notes of bourbon, the tart sweetness of apple cider and the earthy sweetness of pumpkin and simple syrup to make a rich creamy cocktail that brings all the flavors of fall right into your glass!

Orange creamy cocktail in coupe, pumpkins, wooden spoon and bottle behind

Cheers to one of our favorite fall cocktails!


Also, don’t forget to follow us on Instagram and tag #gastronomcocktails so we can see all the wonderful recipes YOU recreate from this site!


You can also subscribe to our newsletter so you never miss a delicious recipe again!


Like this recipe? Try these below, too!

The Maple and Cider Kentucky Mule - A Bourbon CocktailMaple and Cider Kentucky Mule


Tequila Chai Hot Toddy


Other Pumpkin Cocktails

Other Harvest Cocktails

Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail - bourbon, pumpkin, cream
Yield: 1

Pumpkin Harvest - A Bourbon Cocktail

Prep Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 4 minutes

A perfect fall cocktail, this pumpkin harvest is creamy and cool. One of our favorite fall bourbon drinks!


Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail


Place all ingredients into a shaker with ice.

Shake vigorously until mixture is frothy.

Strain into a coupe and garnish with pumpkin spice or grated nutmeg.


Recommended Products

As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 299Total Fat: 5.4gSaturated Fat: 3.3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 19mgSodium: 1129mgCarbohydrates: 24.4gFiber: 1.4gSugar: 15.2gProtein: 0.8g

Did you make this recipe?

Please leave a comment on the blog or share a photo on Instagram

Interested in stocking your own home bar? Make sure to see our favorites at our Amazon Store!


If you liked this post, don’t forget to subscribe for new (and of course free) recipes by entering your email address on the side bar (and get all the recipes delivered to your inbox when we post), so you don’t miss out on a thing. You can find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest!


Gastronomblog is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

Share this...

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

25 Best Pumpkin Cocktails & Drinks for Fall – Houze Cook

Tuesday 27th of December 2022

[…] 6. Pumpkin Harvest […]

25 Best Pumpkin Cocktails & Drinks for Fall - Insanely Good

Thursday 1st of December 2022

[…] 6. Pumpkin Harvest […]

30 Holiday Cocktail Recipes: Best Recipes for Christmas drinks - Karluci

Monday 26th of November 2018

[…] From: GastronomBlog […]

35 Holiday Cocktail Recipes For Adults | Chief Health

Thursday 13th of September 2018

[…] From: GastronomBlog […]


Tuesday 27th of October 2015

Oooo... This sounds SO very good!

The 'Noms.

Thursday 29th of October 2015

Thanks so much!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Skip to Recipe