Hot Apple Cider Recipe


Sick of pumpkin spice lattes? Not feeling like tea? Make yourself some Hot Apple Cider to spice up your routine with this quick and easy recipe:

Preparation time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 5 minutes
Serves: 8 people (1 cup servings)

8 cups fresh apple cider or apple juice
2 tsp. ground cinnamon or 2 cinnamon sticks
1/8 tsp. grated nutmeg
4 white cloves
1 orange, cut into slices
8 cinnamon sticks
1 cup sweetened whipped cream


1. Heat the cider, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and orange slices in a 3-quart saucepan
2. Cook over medium heat for 5 minutes or until the mixture is hot, stirring occasionally
3. Strain the cider into a heatproof pitcher and garnish with cinnamon sticks and whipped cream.

While the weather’s still nice, plan a trip to Carter’s Mountain Orchard to pick your own apples! Granny Smith, Fuji, Rome, York, Stayman, Winsap, Crispin, and Pink Lady apples are all in season.
Follow this recipe on how to make your apple cider from scratch!


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