Apple Cider Cocktail


A bit of lemon gives this big-batch cocktail a touch of tartness.

Apple Cider Cocktail
Photo: Con Poulos
Total Time:
5 mins
7 cups


  • 2 cup seedless green grapes

  • 2 cup apple cider

  • 1 cup artisan barrel-aged artisan gin

  • ¾ cup lemon juice

  • ½ cup ginger liqueur

  • 1 tablespoon orange bitters

  • 1 cup Vermont hard cider or other hard cider

  • Ice cubes

  • Apple slices


  1. In a pitcher use a muddler or wooden spoon to muddle grapes. Add apple cider, gin, lemon juice, ginger liqueur, and orange bitters. Cover and chill 1 to 24 hours. Just before serving, strain and add hard cider. Serve with ice and garnish each drink with an apple slice.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

180 Calories
22g Carbs
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 180
% Daily Value *
Sodium 14mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 22g 8%
Total Sugars 15g
Vitamin C 10.6mg 53%
Calcium 6mg 0%
Iron 0.3mg 2%
Potassium 178mg 4%
Folate, total 5.7mcg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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