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21 Last-Minute Punches And Cocktails To Get You Through Thanksgiving Weekend

For when you need something stronger than wine. Drinks to make right now.

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1. Chilled Cider Punch

Great-looking punch bowls deserve great whiskey.Get the recipe here.
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Great-looking punch bowls deserve great whiskey.

Get the recipe here.

2. The Last Word

Gin to the rescue.Get the recipe here.
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Gin to the rescue.

Get the recipe here.

3. Jamaican Punch

Dram (allspice, that is) that's good!Get the recipe here.
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Dram (allspice, that is) that's good!

Get the recipe here.

4. Ciderhouse Whiskey

Cider syrup + whiskey = Thanksgiving.Get the recipe here.
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Cider syrup + whiskey = Thanksgiving.

Get the recipe here.

5. Sparkling Lavender–Thyme Vodka Lemonade

Adult lemonade. Not for the kids table.Get the recipe here.
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Adult lemonade. Not for the kids table.

Get the recipe here.

6. Brennan's Brandy Milk Punch

A Thanksgiving twist on the White Russian, dude.Get the recipe here.
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A Thanksgiving twist on the White Russian, dude.

Get the recipe here.

7. Cranberry Crush

Cranberry juice, meet rum. Rum, cranberry juice.Get the recipe here.
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Cranberry juice, meet rum. Rum, cranberry juice.

Get the recipe here.

8. Fish House Punch

Dust off grandma's peach schnapps bottle and introduce it to some rum and Cognac.Get the recipe here.
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Dust off grandma's peach schnapps bottle and introduce it to some rum and Cognac.

Get the recipe here.

9. Sweet Gin Symphony

Gin and juice. And absinthe, because it's a special occasion.Get the recipe here.
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Gin and juice. And absinthe, because it's a special occasion.

Get the recipe here.

10. Rock 'n Rye 'n Rum Punch

Remember rock candy? Turns out it makes a wonderful cocktail.Get the recipe here.
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Remember rock candy? Turns out it makes a wonderful cocktail.

Get the recipe here.

11. Le Mexique

Meet the Thanksgiving margarita.Get the recipe here.
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Meet the Thanksgiving margarita.

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12. White Wine Punch

You say sangria. We say white wine punch.Get the recipe here.
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You say sangria. We say white wine punch.

Get the recipe here.

13. Pomegranate Fig Smash

Every Thanksgiving needs a little Tunisian fig brandy (boukha).Get the recipe here.
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Every Thanksgiving needs a little Tunisian fig brandy (boukha).

Get the recipe here.

14. Full Windsor

The only thing better than a Scotch and apple brandy cocktail is a bottle full of it.Get the recipe here.
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The only thing better than a Scotch and apple brandy cocktail is a bottle full of it.

Get the recipe here.

15. Epice & Pomme

Bourbon plays the lead in an all-star cast featuring allspice dram and Calvados.Get the recipe here.
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Bourbon plays the lead in an all-star cast featuring allspice dram and Calvados.

Get the recipe here.

16. Pawleys Rum Punch

This year, drink the cranberry sauce. But spike it with two kinds of rum first.Get the recipe here.
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This year, drink the cranberry sauce. But spike it with two kinds of rum first.

Get the recipe here.

17. Moto Guzzi

The cocktail to start the day (morning) with.Get the recipe here.
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The cocktail to start the day (morning) with.

Get the recipe here.

18. Reverse Manhattan

Make your Manhattan vermouth-heavy. That way you can have six.Get the recipe here.
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Make your Manhattan vermouth-heavy. That way you can have six.

Get the recipe here.

19. Rosé All Day

Not that you need one, but here's an excuse to drink rosé in November.Get the recipe here.
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Not that you need one, but here's an excuse to drink rosé in November.

Get the recipe here.

20. Cherry Maple Leaf

Maple syrup is not just for pancakes.Get the recipe here.
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Maple syrup is not just for pancakes.

Get the recipe here.

21. Allspice–Pear Gin & Tonic

The perfect Thanksgiving G & T.Get the Recipe here.
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The perfect Thanksgiving G & T.

Get the Recipe here.

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