This time of year, the apple cider is flowing. But, there’s no harm in adding a boozy touch for the grown-up edition. Spiced rum to vodka to whiskey, champagne to ginger beer to pumpkin shandy, there’s an apple cider concoction for every palate.
These 15 cider cocktails come both hot and cold, sweet and tangy, and can be served from brunch to bedtime. Celebrate the holiday season with a delicious apple cider drink—it’ll be worth the hangover.
Apple cider spiked with vanilla vodka, yum! Recipe here.
This cocktail could not get any easier with just apple cider and caramel apple vodka (and optional whipped topping). Recipe here.
A little cider, a little citrus, a little ginger, and as much bourbon as you’d like makes up this sprightly cocktail. Recipe here.
Cider, pumpkin shandy, and brandy make a sweet drink, perfect for fall. Recipe here.
Apple Cider Sangria with cider, ginger ale, and white wine is refreshing, but still perfect for fall. Recipe here.
Sweet and spicy combine in this hot apple cider cocktail. Recipe here.
This recipe is sure to warm you up this season—it’s versatile too, with your liquor of choice, bourbon, apple brandy or spiced rum. Recipe here.
This time, drink your dessert complete with apple pie spice and a graham cracker crust rimmed glass. Yum! Recipe here.
It just makes sense to us that you would include these at your girlfriend brunch. Recipe here.
10. Apple Hot Toddy
The whiskey, cloves, and apple-simple syrup in this hot toddy is sure to help you sleep. Recipe here.
Why not turn your apple cider into a boozy slush with vodka and champagne? Recipe here.
Apple cider and apple pie moonshine combine in this delicious seasonal drink. Recipe here.
With spiced rum, apple cider, Amaretto and a touch of maple syrup, this is tangy and sweet. Recipe here.
Can I gobble up these adorable mugs along with the ginger beer and hard cider in these mules? Recipe here.
Warm up with a toasty apple cider with Amaretto. Recipe here.