Apple Cider

The flavor of fresh cider does not fall far from the apple tree. Whether these drink recipes call for homemade apples or hard cider or simply build cider into the mix, these easy drink recipes are the picks of the orchard.

See Popular Apple Cider Recipes

Berry-Ginger Cider

Better Homes and Gardens

Transform ordinary cider into a colorful drink with a syrup made of frozen berries spiced with ginger.

Total: 15 mins

Spiced Mulled Cider

Taste of the South
Total: 35 mins

Mulled Cider

Family Circle

Heat up a chilly fall or winter day with a mug full of apple cider with a hint of citrus and warm spices. Increase the intensity of the cinnamon, clove and anise infusion by lengthening the simmer time.

Hot Spiced Cider


Perfect for warming up on a cold day, this tangy cider is a holiday favorite. If you're planning for a party, double the ingredients and heat in a slow cooker.

Apple-Cranberry Cider

Taste of the South
Total: 35 mins

Hot Spiced Cider

Betty Crocker

There's nothing like warm, spicy apple cider to break the ice when you're entertaining on a chilly day.

Total: 15 mins

10 Ways to Cook with Apple Cider

Don't just sip on fall's favorite drink--cook with it, too! From salad dressings to desserts, these are the apple cider recipes you need all season.

Start the Season with Mulled Apple Cider!

A simple recipe for Mulled Apple Cider to warm you up all season long.

3 Things to Make With...Apple Cider

Is there any one flavor that epitomizes autumn like the sweet, wholesome taste of apples? Now, we're a big believer in the whole "apple a day" thing; our fridge is generally never without a bag of whole ones. But even though we eat them year-round, there's still something special about savoring them in the fall, particularly when they're warm and given a dash of good spice.

Apple Cider, the "Hard" Truth: Food News

As the old adage goes, when life hands you lemons, make lemonade. So, it only stands to reason that when life hands you apples, you make apple cider. And if your apple crop kinda stinks?

Mulled Apple Cider

Stevia In The Raw®

This is a festive hot cider that definitely will be a hit at your next holiday gathering.

Apple Cider Doughnut-Muffins


Applesauce adds even more fall flavor to these cider-flavored breakfast treats. Bonus: It replaces some of the fat while keeping these muffins moist!

Total: 1 hr 15 mins

Cider-Brined Turkey with Roasted Apples

Midwest Living

Glazed apples and cider-brined turkey unite in this fall-friendly feast. Use the delicious drippings to make a tangy apple gravy.

Holiday Cider

Better Homes and Gardens

This basic holiday drink recipe is also good for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or any fall celebration.

Apple-Berry Cider

Better Homes and Gardens

Berries provide traditional mulled cider refreshingly fruity taste.

Eve's Black Heart

Fine Cooking Magazine

Similar to a Black Velvet, which is made with Guinness and Champagne, this beer cocktail has a double hit of apples from both hard cider and apple brandy. Hence, the name, derived from Eve's penchant for the forbidden fruit.

Mulled Cranberry Cider

Better Homes and Gardens

This festive drink is a great starter recipe for dinner or brunch. Or serve for a simple evening of snacks and drinks with friends.

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