October 20, 2020 1 min read

Cunningly created by Paul Richardson – Mixology Supremo, to spice up Halloween! 


  • 50 ml of Wild Knight® English Vodka
  • 10 dried apricots or apricot purée
  • 500 ml apple juice
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 2 slices ginger
  • 1 vanilla pod
  • 200 ml pumpkin purée (blend 500 gm to make)
  • Ground nutmeg


  1. Soak the apricots, if using dried, in water for 4 hours until soft.
  2. Add 500ml apple juice, one cinnamon stick, 2 slices ginger and one vanilla pod (cut open) to a saucepan. Bring to the boil and simmer for 10 mins.
  3. Blend the apricots with the water until smooth. Add pumpkin and a pinch of nutmeg until smooth.
  4. Strain the mix through a sieve into a blender and blend until mixed together.
  5. Strain the whole mixture off and chill.
  6. Pour 50ml of wild knight vodka into a cocktail glass. Top up with the pumpkin juice mix.
  7. Garnish with a sprinkle of nutmeg and a cinnamon stick.
  8. Can be served warm on a cold spooky night.