Classic Thanksgiving Drinks for Toasting the Holiday Party

20 Classic Thanksgiving Drinks for Toasting the Holiday Party

Classic Thanksgiving Drinks
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When it comes to Thanksgiving, there’s plenty of delicious Thanksgiving foods, sweet desserts, and especially a wide selection of classic Thanksgiving drinks to get everyone in the festive spirit. Here, we’ve rounded up the classic Thanksgiving to toast the holiday. If you’re not sure what to drink this Turkey Day, try one of these favorite drinks. 

Classic Thanksgiving Drinks

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Apple Cider Sangria- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Apple Cider Sangria

When it comes to classic Thanksgiving drinks, apple cider sangria is at the top of the list. This apple-based cocktail will help you ready for fall. This year, try making a drink of a white wine sangria, rounded out with spicy ginger beer and sweet apple cider. 

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Spicy Pomegranate Moscow Mule- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Spicy Pomegranate Moscow Mule

This beverage is both festive and warming. It’s wonderful for holiday parties and cold nights. Simple mix vodka with fresh lime juice, a squeeze of grapefruit juice, pomegranate juice, spicy jalapeños, and covered with ginger beer for a touch of sweetness and a bit bubbly.

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Cinnamon Bourbon Old Fashioned- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Cinnamon Bourbon Old Fashioned

This cozy cocktail is perfect for any Thanksgiving feast. Mix homemade cinnamon-spiced rosemary with warming bourbon, sweet orange slices, and sparkling water. It’s best to create this drink ahead of time and put it in the fridge, so you’ll be able to mix it up for a quick drink. 

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Paradise Apple- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Paradise Apple

Looking for classic Thanksgiving drinks? Consider Paradise Apple. In this cocktail, the wine adds brightness to a mix of fresh apple cider and bourbon. Blending dried figs with honey syrup for a sweetener and a small amount of floral liqueur to create the tart. Its subtle luscious quality will surely impress your Thanksgiving guests. 

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Thanksgiving Sangria- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Thanksgiving Sangria

If you’re on the hunt for great and classic Thanksgiving drinks, this beverage is a wonderful option. Combining favorite fall flavors including allspice, ginger, cinnamon, and pomegranate with sparkling cider to create a refreshing spin. It’s also easy to make. Your family and friends are bound to enjoy it. 

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Mr. Tingles' Punch- classic Thanksgiving drinks.jpg


Mr. Tingles’ Punch

Look tasty, right? This delightful pomegranate punch is so simple to make. Add a little bit of tingly Sichuan peppercorns to your light rum, then let it soak a bit before you combine it with pomegranate juice, fresh lemon, and simple syrup. 

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Naughty and Nice Cinnamon Hot Toddy- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Naughty and Nice Cinnamon Hot Toddy

This warm cocktail mixes cinnamon, citrus, and, bourbon. It’s fantastic for sitting by the fire after dinner. This drink will definitely satisfy all your guests. 

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Marrakesh Express- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Thanksgiving Jungle Juice

This Turkey Day, welcome guests with a brunch classic with a drink of jungle juice. What drinks are easier than this? Just blend all ingredients in a punch bowl, stir together and serve.

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Marrakesh Express

This fresh pomegranate juice truly shines,  with a backdrop of delicious harissa heat and balanced floral aroma from lemon and rose water. It’s a perfect drink to sip on while basting the turkey and spending time with your loved ones. 

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Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita

Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita is one of the classic Thanksgiving drinks. Smoky mezcal (or tequila) combined with a splash of orange liquor, spiced apple cider, a touch of citrusy lime, and sweet maple for a warm fall cocktail to sip on with your Thanksgiving guests. 

Finish this great drink with fresh rosemary, a slice of apple, and a stick of smoking cinnamon for an extra special touch.

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Moscow Mule Shots- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Moscow Mule Shots

When it comes to classic Thanksgiving drinks, Moscow Mule Shots are definitely the way to go. Your guests are sure to be impressed with these lime wedges. 

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Boulevardier- classic Thanksgiving drinks



This cocktail is one of the classic Thanksgiving drinks. It’s big, bold, and bitter, combining with whiskey, Campari, and sweet vermouth. 

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Pear Prosecco Punch- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Pear Prosecco Punch

You can’t go wrong with this gorgeously pink punch this Thanksgiving. Made with pears, cranberry juice, and prosecco, it’s a favorite fall drink without being cheesy. 

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Perfect Circle- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Perfect Circle

This is one of our favorite fall beverages. The simple blend of sharp Campari and salty fino sherry creates a spritz that quenches your thirst and works amazingly with potato chips, olives, or aged cheeses.

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Spiced Persimmon Bourbon Old Fashioned- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Spiced Persimmon Bourbon Old Fashioned

This cocktail is certain to make you pucker up. Your Thanksgiving feast isn’t complete without persimmons and a little bourbon.

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Cranberry Jelly Shots- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Cranberry Jelly Shots

Cranberry jelly shots are one of the great picks for Thanksgiving. It’s the perfect balance for a Thanksgiving cocktail.

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Whiskey Flip- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Whiskey Flip

With whiskey, a whole egg, heavy cream, and a garnish of fresh nutmeg, and you’ll have a great drink. Flips were formerly served hot, but today they’re more commonly served cold, like this one. Historically, they have been most often served in the morning or at bedtime, due to their soothing character.

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Cranberry Chutney- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Cranberry Chutney

This cocktail is tasty, easy, and so pretty. Toast to your Thanksgiving feast with this sweet and spicy cocktail.

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​​Saint-Florent Cocktail- classic Thanksgiving drinks


​​Saint-Florent Cocktail

Relax into your day-long cooking with a glass of honey-sweetened gin, Aperol, and Champagne cocktail, balanced with a squeeze of fresh lime juice.

Make sure your sparkling wine is chilled before you open it to avoid too much fizz.

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Paper Plane Cocktail- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Paper Plane Cocktail

Made with bourbon, Aperol, Amaro Nonino, and lemon, this drink is bright and bitter, with a little Italian flair. This cocktail is perfect for your Thanksgiving crowd.

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Bourbon and Spiced Pear Cocktai- classic Thanksgiving drinks


Bourbon and Spiced Pear Cocktail

The cocktail is a combination of sweet, spicy, herbaceous, and bitter aromas and flavors. This drink is so great to sip after the meal.  

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Which classic Thanksgiving drinks do you like most? Hopefully, this post helps you to satisfy all your Thanksgiving guests. In addition, we’ve also rounded the best Thanksgiving cakes and interesting festive holiday drinks for Thanksgiving.

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