Apple cider cocktail

Apple cider cocktail

  • Prep:
  • Cook Time: 15 min
  • Total: 15 min
  • Serving: Makes 1/2 gallon

Rock the halls with this amazing holiday apple cider cocktail recipe.


  • 1/2 gallon fresh apple cider
  • 5 cinnamon sticks
  • 3 anise pods
  • 2 teaspoonpoons whole cloves
  • 1/2 cup extra dark rum or spiced rum
  • Candied orange peel


  1. Combine the cider and spices in a large saucepan; bring to a boil, then reduce heat and let simmer 15 minutes.
  2. Let cool completely, then strain into a clean container; add the rum and mix well. Serve with candied orange peel for garnish.