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mulled apple cider cocktail recipe

The Mulled Cider Cocktail Recipe

A spicy spiked apple cider beverage
Total Time 7 mins
Course Drinks
Servings 1 Drink


  • Scissors
  • Cheesecloth
  • Kitchen twine or string
  • Medium pot
  • Tempered glass mug
  • Bar spoon



  • Cut a square of folded cheesecloth about four inches by four inches and securely wrap the mulling spices within, except the cinnamon stick. Tie it up in a little package with some string and drop it into a pot, along with the cinnamon stick.
  • Add cider and bitters and bring just to a simmer, then drop to the lowest your stove top can go. Let cider infuse for 15 minutes or more, then remove and discard spice bag.
  • Add rum and calvados, stir, and pour into a mug or tempered glass. Garnish with the cinnamon stick.
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