Thanksgiving Cocktails from Royal Fig

Thanksgiving Cocktails from Royal Fig and The Nouveau Romantics

If you’re anything like us, you like to save the best for last.  We’ve planned out our dinner menus, tweaked our decor, and given our dogs a pep talk on acceptable Thanksgiving behavior (no turkey thievery allowed!).  Now, for the Thanksgiving cocktails.  Royal Fig provided the delicious Saucy Fig cocktails above for our recent shoot with Brides of Austin and graciously share the recipe below:

Saucy Fig

2 oz. Buorbon (we like Bulleit)

2 oz. Fresh Fig Puree (or store bought fig jam)

2 oz. White Grape Juice

.5 oz. Lemon Juice

2 oz. Still Water

Garnish with Sliced Fresh Figs

Sip and Enjoy!

Image: Krystle Akin

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Check out our feature on Green Wedding Shoes for details on the dress and what Caitlin says was the biggest component of her wedding day.

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