Autumn Harvest Hard Cider Drink is a fall-inspired drink infused with apple-flavored alcohol, soda, and cranberry juice.
This drink is a must-make this fall!
Apple flavored vodka, apple bourbon, and apple cider are combined, then poured over ice with a splash of soda and cranberry juice for a fall-like alcoholic drink you will enjoy!
While this recipe is great for autumn, this particular recipe is so good, you’ll enjoy it year-round!
Autumn Harvest Hard Cider Drink will become your go-to signature drink to serve this fall.
In a few minutes, you’ll have apple infused alcohol with apple cider and cranberry juice ready to enjoy!
HOW TO MAKE AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK
Apple flavored vodka, apple bourbon, and apple cider are mixed in a cocktail shaker, then poured into a glass with a splash of soda and cranberry juice.
Are you ready to get started?
You’ll find the specific ingredient amounts and detailed instructions in the printable recipe at the bottom of this post.
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AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK INGREDIENTS
This quick drink recipe uses simple to find ingredients to create a comforting alcoholic drink you will love.
All you need is:
- apple flavored vodka
- apple bourbon
- apple cider
- a little lemon-lime soda
- cranberry juice
AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK RECIPE INSTRUCTIONS
First, take your cocktail shaker and pour in vodka, bourbon, and apple cider and shake for 10 seconds.
Next, pour the mixed alcohol over a tall glass filled with ice and top with soda and cranberry juice.
In a few minutes, you’ll have a delicious drink that’s sure to become a new favorite!
The full ingredient list and directions are found below in the printable recipe card
HARD CIDER DRINK TIPS AND QUESTIONS
If you’ve never made Hard Cider Drinks, don’t worry!
Below are some common questions and helpful tips.
Hopefully, this will answer any questions you may have.
If not, feel free to ask in the comments and I’ll answer the best I can.
HOW LONG DOES IT REALLY TAKE TO MAKE AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK?
This Hard Cider Drink recipe takes approximately 7 minutes. TOTAL.
- 5 minutes to gather your ingredients
- About 1 minute to pour the alcohol into a shaker and shake
- Close to 1 minute to pour over a glass with ice, soda, and cranberry juice
DO I NEED TO CHILL THE COCKTAIL SHAKER BEFORE USING IT?
Nope. I kept this recipe really simple by not pre-chilling the cocktail shaker but you can do that if you want.
I feel the ice that is added at the end makes the drink cold enough.
WHAT GOES WELL WITH AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK?
This recipe goes well with a wide variety of meals and snacks.
Some of my personal favorites include:
CAN I USE REGULAR VODKA INSTEAD OF APPLE FLAVORED VODKA?
Yes, you can use regular vodka instead of apple-flavored vodka.
As for the taste, however, in my opinion, the apple-flavored one makes the drink taste better.
CAN I MAKE THIS HARD CIDER DRINK AHEAD OF TIME?
Yes, you can make a large pitcher of Hard Cider Drink ahead of time.
This is a great idea for making party prep easier if you are serving this for a party.
Just make sure to stir it before serving and wait until serving to add ice.
WHAT ELSE CAN I ADD TO THIS AUTUMN HARVEST CIDER DRINK RECIPE?
This simple Autumn Harvest Cider Drink recipe not only tastes great, but it’s also incredibly versatile.
Try adding a sprinkle of cinnamon, and a few slices of orange.
AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK RECIPE
AUTUMN HARVEST HARD CIDER DRINK
- 1 oz Apple Flavored Vodka
- 1 oz Apple Bourbon
- 3 oz Apple Cider
- Splash of Lemon-lime soda
- 3 oz Cranberry juice
- In a cocktail shaker, place vodka, bourbon and cider and shake for 10 seconds.
- Pour over glass tall glass filled with ice and top with soda and cranberry juice.
I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as my family does!
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