By Antonia DePace | October 6, 2016 | Food & Drink
As the air takes on a slight chill, it's time to exchange the sweet drinks of late summer for more complex, earthy cocktails. We rounded up four cocktails that channel the fall in Aspen with a hint of smokiness.
Sit down at Element 47 to enjoy a show with your cocktail. Made with Casa Dragones Blanco Tequila, Grand Marnier, simple syrup, and limejuice, this cocktail not only tastes smoky, but also looks as if it exists within a cloud of fog. 675 E Durant Ave., 970-920-6330
Begin your day with a delicious brunch and smoky cocktail from Grey Lady Aspen.The housemade bloody mary mix is infused with hot sauce and topped with smoked bacon and shrimp and truffle olives. This may become a new favorite for your brunching and Bloody Mary needs. 305 S Mill St., 970-925-1797
Looking for your new staple cocktail for the Fall? Made with Herradura Silver, Montelobos Mezcal, simple syrup, and Flamed Orange Swath, this cocktail is sure to be a fit. 709 E. Durant Ave., 970-429-7839
Explore the fall trend of smoky cocktails with this delicious cocktail offered at Hotel Jerome. The El Jefe is made with Casa Nobles Blanco, Del Maguey Vida mescal, Giffard Pomplemousse, and then shaken with a muddled mixture of jalapeño and agave nectar. 330 E Main St., 855-331-7213