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Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

Sometimes life calls for a good, stiff drink. When it does, reach for this Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned.

Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

I feel like we can all use a drink now that the election is over. A really strong drink. Who’s with me?

Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

Here, here!

I’m physically incapable of leaving well enough alone. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for keeping it classy, but there’s nothing wrong with a little change. This Spiced Cranberry Rum Old-Fashioned is a prime example that change can be a good thing.

Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

The inspiration for this cocktail came from the bottle of pumpkin spice rum that showed up on my doorstep a few weeks ago. You know you’ve made it in the world when you start receiving booze in the mail. I’m a lucky lady, I know.

Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

This cocktail is all booze and no fluff. Proceed with caution.

Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned

Yield: 1 cocktail

Total Time: 3 minutes

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Cook Time: 0 minutes


  • 1 ounce pumpkin spiced rum
  • 1 ounce dark rum
  • 4-5 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 1 (3-inch) orange peel
  • 1 Luxardo cherry
  • Ice 


  1. Add 1 ounce of rum and bitters to a double old fashioned glass. Fill the glass half way full with ice. Stir 6-8 times. 
  2. Add remaining rum. Garnish with orange peel and cherry. 
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One Response to “Pumpkin Spice Rum Old Fashioned”

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    astryd — December 29, 2016 at 9:02 pm

    buenas noches soy colombiana no hablo ongles pero disfruto de sus recetas gracias por compartirlas conmigo feliz año 2017


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