As the weather cools down and we get ready for the holidays, our cravings for warm, comforting drinks heat up! The combination of apple cider and whiskey is a classic winter favorite that will have you ready to cozy up near the fireplace and enjoy a sip. Let's get ready to shake up this classic cocktail with a few simple ingredients.
This apple cider and whiskey cocktail recipe is not only delicious but easy to make as well. All you need is apple cider, whiskey, maple syrup, ground cinnamon and lemon juice. Start by combining 2 ounces of whiskey in a glass with 2 ounces of fresh-pressed hot apple cider, 1 teaspoon of maple syrup, 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon and 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice. Stir until everything has been thoroughly combined.
Next it’s time to garnish your cocktail! Grab an orange wedge or apple slice, dip it into some cinnamon sugar (simply mix equal parts white sugar and ground cinnamon). Place the orange or apple on top of the rim of the glass for a sweet finish. Voila! Your perfect holiday cocktail is complete!
If you’re looking for a warm beverage that will take your taste buds on an winter-inspired journey then look no further than this delicious apple cider & whiskey cocktail recipe! With just four ingredients to combine, the process takes no time at all—and you can even dress it up with some cinnamon sugared garnishes to really add some zing to this classic drink! So grab your barware set and get ready to enjoy your perfectly crafted winter drink that will be sure to keep you cozy all season long! Enjoy!