10 Signature Cocktails To Serve at Your Fall Wedding

With the fall becoming a more and more popular time to tie the knot, it's only fitting to find signature cocktals that embody the flavors and colors of the season. If you're saying your vows this autumn, we've got you covered with some tasty and unique signature cocktails to serve at your reception.

Add some personality to your reception bar menu, and create a signature cocktail to serve along with the other beer, wine and cocktails. Fall is the perfect time to serve up whiskey, pear and of course apple cider. Whether you're having a full open bar with a skilled bartender, or keeping it simple with self-serve, these delicious drinks would be a fun addition to your menu. Check out some of our favorite ideas for a fall signature cocktail! 


  • Apple Cider Margarita

    This tasty twist on apple cider, an autumn fave, would make the perfect cocktail for your fall wedding. With only 4 ingredients, Card Store's cocktail is simple and delicious for all of your guests.

  • Apple Wiskey Mash Cocktail

    Cocktails don't always have to be chilled. If the forecast for your big day is on the chilly side, we love our Apple Whisky Mash because it will help to warm up your guests and keep them happy all night long!

  • Vanilla pear and vodka cocktail

    Just like apples, pears are also seasonal in the fall. Thanks to Two Tarts, we're can't wait to incorporate the fruit into our fall cocktails. Guests will love the sipping on the sweet concoction all night long.

  • Warm and Smoky Brandy Wine

    If you're into mulled wine like us, you definitely want to surprise your guests with this drink. Our Brandy Wineis a great treat at your fall wedding, and will warm up any guests if it's a chilly night!

  • Mary Queen of Scots on Manhattan’s Lower East Side Cocktail

    Going for a vintage feel to your wedding? We're thinking that serving up this rye and champagne cocktail from Martha Stewart Weddings will bring your guests back in time with just one sip.

  • Sparkling Pear and Vanilla Cocktail

    There is no such thing as a wedding without champagne. Even if you're not looking to have a bartender at your wedding , this simple cocktail is something you could mix up and pass out to guests in no time!

  • English Mulled Wine

    We just had to add this warm mulled wine recipe to our list. Our English Mulled Wine recipe has a London twist that will warm up your guests and make your reception or cocktail party smell just like fall!

  • Pomegranate Champagne

    Did you know that pomegranates are in season during the fall? Well they are, so why not mix them up in a fruit cocktail, like this one from Martha Stewart Weddings and give your guests a great drink to toast your "I do's" with.

  • Baileys Carmel Appletini

    Everybody loves caramel apples, so this Bailey's cocktail is sure to be a crowd favorite. It sounds more like a dessert drink, but you need signature cocktails during dessert too, right? Another super simple recipe, this one from The Bridal Dish is both pretty and delicious!

  • The Kahlua Espresso Martini

    Maybe this cocktail from Wedding Bells won't be your signature drink (not everyone drinks espresso), but it could work really well after dinner with dessert to give your guests and extra boost of energy for all the late night dancing.

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