The Smashing Pumpkin Cocktail

Staff Writer
The Smashing Pumpkin Cocktail
Courtesy of The Summit at The Broadmoor

The Smashing Pumpkins cocktail.

The Smashing Pumpkin cocktail is made at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo. 

Deliver Ingredients


For the drink

  • 1 1/2 Ounce Bulleit or Maker's Mark Bourbon
  • 1 Ounce pumpkin purée (measured in a jigger)
  • 3 segments tangerine with peel
  • 1/2 Ounce Grand Marnier
  • 1/2 Ounce brown sugar simple syrup

For the brown sugar simple syrup

  • 2 parts brown sugar
  • 1 part water


For the drink

Muddle tangerine pieces in glass with brown sugar simple syrup. Add remaining ingredients and ice and shake. Garnish with nutmeg.

For the brown sugar simple syrup

Mix 2 parts brown sugar with 1 part water. Bring to a boil, then let cool before mixing it into the drink.

Pumpkin Shopping Tip

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Pumpkin Cooking Tip

Vegetable should typically be cooked as quickly as possible, as they can become bland and mushy, and lose vitamins and minerals.