Old Fashioned Recipes

Pumpkin Old Fashioned

Probably the last thing you think of in a cocktail is pumpkin; but done right, pumpkin makes a tasty change-up to a traditional Old Fashioned. I love using a nice smokey bourbon, like Knob Creek, to make it an even more rich and interesting drink.
Course Beverages
Keyword alcohol, old fashioned, orange, pumpkin, tequila
Servings 2


  • 4 tbsp organic pumpkin puree
  • 2 tsp organic maple syrup
  • 3 oz bourbon whiskey or mezcal tequila
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • 1/2 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
  • Orange twist or slice charred orange
  • Bourbon marinated cherry optional


  1. Place all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously.
  2. Garnish with a charred orange twist or caramelized orange slice and a marinated cherry