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Warm Spiked Apple Cider

The Herbeevore
This warm spiked apple cider recipe is one of the BEST holiday cocktail recipes around. This sweet cinnamon drink is a perfect nightcap or after-dinner drink.  A fantastic beverage to warm you up after being out in the snow - made with apple pie moonshine and fresh pressed cider.
5 from 4 votes
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Cocktail, Cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 2 drinks
Calories 82 kcal


  • 1 cup apple cider
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 3 ounces apple pie moonshine


  • In a saucepan, heat the apple cider and cinnamon stick together until warm.
  • Pour moonshine to a serving glass and top with the warm apple cider.
  • Garnish with cinnamon stick, and enjoy!


This recipe is pretty sweet (to my taste) so it makes a really nice sipping drink.  If you want yours less sweet, then I'd recommend halving the cider to 4 ounces, and replacing the remaining 4 ounces with water.   That way you get most of the flavor, but not all of the sugar.


Calories: 82kcalCarbohydrates: 21gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 7mgPotassium: 177mgFiber: 2gSugar: 16gVitamin A: 12IUVitamin C: 2mgCalcium: 48mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Apple Cider Hot Toddy Recipe, Boozy Apple Cider Cocktails, Christmas Entertaining Cocktails with Apple Cider, Warm Apple Cider Cocktails, Warm Holiday Drinks with Apple Cider, Warm Spiked Apple Cider Cocktail Recipe
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