Todd Estrin's Ghostly Pumpkin Punch

Bartender Todd Estrin serves up festive cocktails and drinks that will get you in the Halloween spirit!


  • 2 ounces rye whiskey
  • 3 lemon wedges
  • Heaping tablespoon of honey
  • Heaping tablespoon of pumpkin puree
  • Pinch of fresh ground cinnamon
  • Large pinch of minced ginger
  • Pinch of ground cinnamon
  • Pinch of ground nutmeg
  • 1 tablespoon of cane sugar
  • 1/2 tablespoon of brown sugar


1. Rim the glass with cinnamon sugar

  • Pour honey on a small plate and gently dip the rim of the glass in honey

  • Pour cinnamon sugar on a small plate, tap the honey glazed rim of the glass into the cinnamon sugar making sure to coat entire rim.

2. Add all ingredients to a shaker, add ice, shake vigorously

3. Strain over ice, garnish with a cinnamon stick