The leaves are changing, the days are getting shorter, and basic coffee drinkers are flooding Instagram with snaps of pumpkin-spice lattes. Fall is officially here.
To celebrate the change of seasons with a bit more panache, here are five fall drinks inspired by flavors beyond your local pumpkin patch.
Contrary to popular belief, fall is actually one of the best times to head to Tahoe. Not only are the crowds gone, but the water is warm, the winds are calm, and there's enough craft beer and gourmet cuisine to keep you full until winter.
The Lake Tahoe area itself is a group of tiny towns around a large, blue lake and there are many ways you can experience small town life while visiting the area. However, on your way to and from Lake Tahoe there are additional small towns scattered around the Sierra Nevada mountains and the Virginia Range that are also worth checking out…especially this fall.