The Fall Beverage You Should Try Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Embrace the change of seasons and your star sign with these delicious fall beverages. Each recipe captures something special about your zodiac sign. See what you should be mixing up this autumn.
Aries (March 21 – April 19): Cranberry Bourbon
Aries, we know you love to start new projects. This fall, try your hand at infusing your own liquor! This easy project takes just minutes to start and after infusing time, you’ll be rewarded with a bourbon that’s spicy, sweet, and fiery (remind you of anyone?). Try it on the rocks or in a cocktail like an autumnal Manhattan or Old Fashioned. Here’s what’s in your grocery cart, based on your Zodiac sign.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Chocolate-Caramel Rum Coffee
Taurus, you love your creature comforts. This cozy cocktail infuses so many of them together: quality chocolate, top-notch coffee, caramel, and a bit of rum. This drink is luxe and comforting, which is absolutely what you’re about. Mix up a batch during a cozy Netflix sesh or finish off one of your signature dinner parties with this drink served up as a nightcap. Are you an avid coffee drinker? Here’s why you may not need to wash your work coffee mug every day.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Sparkling Apple Pie on the Rocks
Sparkling Gemini, this drink is for you. Yes, it combines all the wonderful fall flavors everyone loves, like apple and cinnamon, but it’s topped off with what could be called Gemini’s signature drink: champagne! Sparkling wine echoes your bubbly, fun personality. Here are 20 wine terms true wine lovers should really know how to use.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Pumpkin Spice Latte
Cancer, you love your traditions. We wouldn’t be surprised if lining up for the first PSL of the season at Starbucks is a ritual for you. You can make this cozy and comforting coffee drink right at home, though, with the Taste of Home Test Kitchen recipe. In fact, making your own pumpkin spice latte yourself is likely right up your alley as the kings and queens of comfort food and hominess. Here’s how you can order Starbucks like a regular.
Leo (July 23 – August 22): Cranberry Orange Mimosas
Leo, you know you’re the life of the party, which is why you should try a fun, celebratory drink this fall. This cranberry-infused cocktail puts a tart autumnal spin on the classic mimosa. Plus, it’s a refreshing change of pace, which is perfect for a fast-moving, trend-loving sign like you. To go along with your mimosa, here are a few Christmas brunch recipes you have to try.
Virgo (August 23 – September 22): Candy Apple Martini
Virgo, with your refined tastes and love of elegant simplicity, try a perfectly refined take on a classic cocktail. This candy apple drink puts a spin on a Virgo go-to: the martini. Just a kiss of apple and cranberry transforms this drink for autumn (and Virgo season which runs through most of September). Fall is going to get even more festive.
Libra (September 23 – October 22): Apple Amaretto Sours
Libra, your fun side is often underestimated, much the same way folks underestimate how tasty a simple amaretto sour can be. Show off your fun side and your love of balance—this drink has sour, tart, and sweet—with this perfectly seasonal amaretto sour. A squeeze of lemon really brings this drink together. Garnish with a slice of apple or cinnamon stick and it’s truly a Libra-style drink (you love your aesthetics!). Apples are a popular fruit to eat in the fall and at any time of the year. Did you know there’s a reason why we bob for apples on Halloween?
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21): Mulled Merlot
Scorpio you are quite the enigma. All at once, you’re compelling and mysterious—much like a good glass of red wine. Channel that likeness into a seasonal drink like this mulled merlot. It’s dark, spicy and, thanks to brandy, has that little extra sting like you, Scorp. Here’s the best compliment you can give to each of the Zodiac signs.
Saggitarius (November 22 – December 21): Slow Cooker Chai Tea
Saggitarius, we know you’re a bit of a busy bee—always out traveling or mingling with friends. Try a set-it-and-forget-it-style recipe like this slow cooker chai. You can let the flavors simmer all day long while you’re out and about, and when you come home, you can pour yourself a comforting cup of this spicy fall drink. Here are 50 reasons fall is our favorite season ever.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19): Spiced Hot Apple Cider
Capricorn, you like things straightforward, much like a classic spiced cider. This recipe is especially good for Caps because, yes, it’s perfectly simple to make and sip, but it also includes an option for stirring in a dram of rum—perfect for when the weekend hits. Capricorn, we know you work hard, but when you’re off the clock, we know you like to leave it all behind and unwind. Who doesn’t love a good cup of hot apple cider? Here are a few more reasons why fall is our favorite season.
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18): Caramel Apple Float
Aquarius, you like to do things a little differently. This fall, you wouldn’t settle for basics like a plain, hot cider or pumpkin latte. Instead, try this sparkling apple float. It’s a unique twist on traditional floats and it’s fun, effervescent, and non-traditional, just like you. (It’s also super tasty!) If you’re looking for a getaway, here’s the ideal cruise vacation based on your Zodiac.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20): Hot Buttered Cider Mix
Pisces, you’ve got a nurturing side to you and you love to give. A drink mix like this hot buttered cider recipe is the perfect thing for you to whip up in your kitchen and to dop off to all your friends. Remember to keep some for yourself, loving Pisces. This drink is definitely worth sampling and is just the thing to keep you warm as the temps drop. Next, check out the best Thanksgiving dish according to your Zodiac sign.