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By Pete Dulin
Cool weather and autumn leaves turn the landscape into a kaleidoscope of color and also inspire a craving for seasonal flavors. Kansas City’s bars and restaurants offer numerous options for cocktails with complex, layered flavor prepared with craft spirits, and savvy use of citrus, spices and herbs. For non-alcohol drinkers, ask the bartenders at these establishments about fresh-made mocktails that pack plenty of flavor into a beverage without spirits.
Here are some of the best drinks to warm up with in KC: