Festive Fall Cocktails to Serve a Crowd

Chilled Cider Punch

Effervescent with ginger beer and dry hard cider and spiked with a generous dose of whiskey, this punch combines the fall flavors of a mulled cider with the celebratory feel of a cold sparkling punch. See the recipe for Chilled Cider Punch »MacKenzie Smith

Whether you're throwing an autumn get together or looking for something to serve with Thanksgiving appetizers, a cocktail that showcases fall ingredients and flavors is sure to be a hit. To avoid playing bartender all evening, you need a drink that can be mixed in large batches and served in a festive punch bowl or pitcher. From chilled cider punch to warm bourbon-spiked chai, here are several seasonal libations to serve a crowd.