Test Drive These Amazing Cocktails from Van Gogh Vodka and Tap 357 Whiskey!

Do you love apples? I do and I loved finding some really great apple-oriented cocktails! These are perfect for this time of year. I also am sharing some other non-apple  cocktails too but they will appeal to your sweet tooth thanks to Van Gogh Vodka1

Maple Pecan Cooler


1 oz. Tap 357 Maple Rye Whisky


1 oz. Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka
1/2 oz. simple syrup
2 oz. coconut milk
5 candied pecans

Shake all ingredients very well with ice and strain over ice into a highball glass.
Garnish with crushed candied pecans and mint sprig.



Tap Apple Spice Mule

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2 oz. TAP 357 Canadian Maple Rye Whisky
1 oz. apple cider
1 squeezed lime wedge
Ginger Beer (try the Brooklyn Crafted Ginger Beer)

Build directly into a rocks glass or a mule mug.
Top with ginger beer.
Garnish with a mint sprig.


Tap Maple Cider


1 part Tap 357 Maple Rye Whisky
3 parts apple cider

Add Tap 357 Maple Rye and apple cider to a rocks glass with ice.
Add 1 – 2 dashes of bitters to taste and stir.
Garnish with a cinnamon stick.






2 oz. Tap 357 Canadian Maple Rye Whisky


1/2 oz. Van Gogh Dutch Chocolate Vodka
3 dashes Peychaud’s bitters
Rinse of Absinthe

Stir first three ingredients well with ice and strain into absinthe-rinsed rocks glass.
Garnish with an orange peel.

Thanks to Van Gogh Vodka, Tap Whiskey, and Amy Miranov for the help in assembling these amazing cocktails!

Stevie Wilson, LA-Story.com

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