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Fall Dinner Party Menu: Gingersnap Cocktail

Smooth, spicy, and warming, this gingersnap cocktail will get the job done. To many a surprise, it steers clear of syrupy-sweet territory thanks to a heavy-handed dose of bitters, making it an all-around crowd-pleaser.

Consider Your Planning Done! This Is the Ultimate Seasonal Dinner Party Menu

If you're hosting a dinner party this season, consider the menu done. Fitting for an elegant, rustic affair, this menu is filled with Fall flavors guaranteed to impress. Start with a gingersnap cocktail, and end with an epic dessert of apple crisp baked apples. In between those crowd-pleasers, expect to find a little bit of everything, including hoisin braised short ribs. You can do no wrong with this menu. Click through and consider your "hostess with the mostess" status complete.

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