Holiday Apple Cider Recipe

Holiday Apple Cider Recipe

How To Make Holiday Apple Cider

Christmas will never be the same without a warm cup of apple cider! Make your own homemade cider packed with holiday flavors to give you more festive cheer.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 5 minutes



  • 10cupsapple juice
  • 2cinnamon stick
  • 4whole cloves
  • 1tspground allspice
  • 1granny smith applesliced
  • 1fuji applesliced
  • 1orangesliced
  • 1cupcranberries


  1. Add the apple juice, cinnamon, cloves, allspice, granny smith, fuji apple, orange and cranberries to a pot.

  2. Bring them to a boil, cover the pot, reduce the heat, and let simmer for 1 hour.

  3. Strain apple mixture though a fine mesh sieve and discard solids any solids.

  4. Drain cider again though a cheesecloth lined sieve.

  5. Refrigerate until cold.

  6. Garnish with additional fruit if desired, serve, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 149.79kcal
  • Fat: 0.45g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.07g
  • Trans Fat: 0.00g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.02g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.11g
  • Carbohydrates: 36.88g
  • Fiber: 2.56g
  • Sugar: 29.52g
  • Protein: 0.57g
  • Sodium: 10.88mg
  • Calcium: 35.06mg
  • Potassium: 330.82mg
  • Iron: 0.45mg
  • Vitamin A: 3.17µg
  • Vitamin C: 10.76mg
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