Pear cocktails may be unusual but not unheard of, and here are some best drinks you can make if you want a pear-flavored alcoholic drink today!
Pears are known as season straddlers because they ripen after summer fruits come and go.
Most of the pear-flavored cocktails are served during the holidays, as that is the time that these fruits are in full swing.
There are unique and interesting ways to add this seasonal juicy fruit to your cocktail, and you can use fresh ones, a puree, or pear-flavored liqueurs.
A fresh pear can also be peeled, and you can puree its flesh or squeeze its sweet juices and mix in a bit of sugar to balance its acidity.
All of these options are effective in adding rich pear flavor to any seasonal drink.
You can make Pear Martini, Spiced Pear Martini, a combination of pear and elderflower for brunch sippers, and more.
For intense flavors in your drink, you can add spices such as cinnamon, star anise, clove, nutmeg, or vanilla.
It can also be served as a garnish, so you have something to chew on after you’ve drunk the last drop.
Whatever you choose to do with this fruit, it will provide absolute delight.
Here are 21 pear cocktails you can try anytime you want a fruit-flavored alcoholic drink.
Check out #19 if you are a huge fan of warm cocktails.
1. Perfect Pear
Perfect Pear is a cocktail that consists of a lot of familiar combinations, such as gin and elderflower.
Champagne is also another ingredient that is added to the mix, and with lemon juice and fresh pear puree, this drink has fantastic autumnal notes, amplified fruitiness, and the right amount of tang.
Perfect Pear is bubbly, bright, and sweet, plus it captures the feeling that you get when you feel the seasons turning.
3. Pear Collins
Pear Collins is a tasty and fruity take on the classic Tom Collins, which usually consists of gin, lemon juice, club soda, and sugar syrup.
With this recipe, instead of using lemon juice and sugar syrup, you can sweeten it up with pear puree and honey.
Garnish it with fresh thyme sprig to give it an additional botanical note.
Spiced Vanilla Pear Cocktail is an exquisite drink to serve at any gathering or even when you just want something to sip on as you eat brunch.
The aromatic mixture of liqueurs and spices added to the pear simple syrup will make your house smell like a fruit garden.
You can add slices of pears on top of the drink to elevate the presentation level.
Pear Vanilla Gin Fizz is a beautiful cocktail filled with delectable and juicy pears and aromatic vanilla beans.
The pear and vanilla simple syrup are combined with soda water and gin, making this recipe a sweet, gorgeous, and refreshing one.
Add a thinly sliced pear and vanilla sugar on the rim as a garnish to give the drink a bit of pizazz.
The Sparkling Bourbon Pear Cocktail combines velvety roasted pear puree and smooth bourbon.
The roasted pears add depth and concentrated flavor, and the maple syrup adds sweetness to the earthy profile of the liquor.
It is a no-fuss party drink and is the ideal cocktail to serve when you want to get buzzed at the night’s end.
A Prosecco & Pear Cocktail With Ginger is a mix of pear nectar, ginger liqueur, and sparkling prosecco.
It is a refreshing, lovely spiced drink that is ideal for parties, brunch, happy hour, gatherings, or as a nightcap.
Add slices of pear to this spiced fizz to complete the presentation.
The Autumn Pear begins with freshly squeezed lemon juice and bourbon, resulting in a tangy and crispy liquid with a lemon-forward flavor.
Clove simple syrup and bitters are added to give the drink a strong base and nutty aftertaste.
To dial up the fruit aspect, pear hard cider is mixed in.
It is stirred and served chilled, but if you want something that is similar to a Hot Toddy, you can remove the ice and add the ingredients to a mug with boiling water instead.
10. Peary Bird
The Peary Bird has the delicate taste of fresh pear, and it is backed up by an array of liquors.
For this recipe, you’ll need fresh pears, nutmeg, simple syrup, Tuaca, vodka, and B&B.
The liquors add a sultry array of citrus, vanilla, brandy, and herbal notes that make Peary Bird a fantastic choice for any occasion.
The French Pear Martini is the most popular pear cocktail on the list, and rightfully so.
This lovely drink is best to serve at any party as it can help you impress your guests easily.
You’ll need elderflower liqueur, pear vodka, and Champagne.
The three liquors produce a sparkling and light martini with a blend of fruity and floral.
12. Spiced Rum Punch
Spiced Rum Punch is a great-tasting cocktail that you and your guests will definitely rave about.
It is a rum punch recipe that is quick and easy to make, and it has all of the classic Fall ingredients combined in a frosty glass.
It is loaded with fresh fruits, including pears, apples, oranges, cinnamon sticks, and spiced rum.
13. Pear Cobbler
Pear Cobbler is a cocktail made using brandy as its base, sour mix for frothiness and balance of flavors, and pear liqueur for a fruity hint.
Triple Sec is also added to give the drink a sweet and citrus kick that balances out the other dry ingredients.
As for its garnish, dried pear slices are used to add more pear aroma and flavor.
Pear Elderflower Gin & Tonic is a sweet and smooth drink that is a superb choice for Gin and Tonic fans.
It has all the basics of the classic drink with a touch of real pear and elderflower liqueur that will certainly be your new favorite.
This twist has a woodsy aroma, a sweet finish, and just the right amount of fruity flavor.
The Frisco 49 Cocktail is inspired by the flavor of the French 75 cocktail.
This drink is created by putting together roasted peaches, pear gin, and sparkling wine, and its combination results in a sweet and fruity drink that you can enjoy while celebrating any special or casual occasion.
16. Fall Peartini
Fall Peartini is simple, sweet, and has hints of spice.
The pear vodka steals the show, but the real surprise comes from the accent ingredients, such as smooth and nutty Amaretto liqueur and spiced simple syrup.
You can toss a bit of lemon juice for a well-rounded and satisfying drink.
Limoncello and pear vodka are mixed together to create a tasty Tuscan Pear Cocktail.
It is refreshing and fruity and definitely will be your new favorite.
The drink is clean, smooth, and fruity, and the pear-flavored vodka pairs well with lemon liqueur limoncello and orange juice.
The ginger liqueur adds a satisfying spice, and the mint leaves and pear slices provide a beautiful and fresh finishing touch.
Mimosas are a staple in the list of brunch cocktails, and it offers a lot of possibilities when it comes to flavor.
In the Pear and Apple Cider Mimosa recipe, the pear vodka is mixed with apple cider and topped with sparkling wine.
The rim is filled with cinnamon sugar for a fun touch, providing a sweet spice with every single sip.
19. Pear Moscow Mule
Warm up with this tasty Pear Moscow Mule.
This fruity spin on the Moscow Mule is made possible with the addition of pear vodka and warmed ginger beer.
You may skip garnish if you want to, but if for a more spiced flavor, you can add a cinnamon stick, as it infuses the drink with an inviting and interesting flavor.
This interesting twist on the traditional sangria is a mix of sparkling pear and pomegranate.
The fruity flavor is thanks to the pear simple syrup, fresh pear slices, and pomegranate juice.
Pear & Pomegranate Sangria is not only tasty, but it is beautiful too.
21. Pear Tree
Mix pear brandy, rosemary simple syrup, and fresh lemon to create this holiday drink, the Pear Tree.
Each sip of this drink will get you in the mood to celebrate.
To add more flavor and presentation to the cocktail, use the tip of a rosemary sprig and put them in each glass as garnish.
The bottom line
Fresh pears, pear-flavored vodka, and pear nectars are only a few ways to get the taste of this fruit into your favorite cocktails.
This fruit is sweet enough to mix and match with other ingredients and liquors without overpowering it.
Whatever your preference is in cocktails, you can give your drink a pear-inspired twist!
- Perfect Pear
- Spiced Pear Martini
- Pear Collins
- Spiced Vanilla Pear Cocktail
- Pear Vanilla Gin Fizz
- Sparkling Bourbon Pear Cocktail
- Prosecco & Pear Cocktail With Ginger
- The Autumn Pear
- Ginger Pear Bourbon Cocktail
- Peary Bird
- French Pear Martini
- Spiced Rum Punch
- Pear Cobbler
- Pear Elderflower Gin & Tonic
- Frisco 49 Cocktail
- Fall Peartini
- Tuscan Pear Cocktail
- Pear & Apple Cider Mimosa
- Pear Moscow Mule
- Pear & Pomegranate Sangria
- Pear Tree
- Pick one or more options from our list of Pear Cocktails here!
- Start creating your new favorite drink.
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