Sparkling Apple Cider Cocktail Recipe

All of your fall favorites in a glass! This is an easy, healthier, and delicious fall cocktail made with simple ingredients.


  • 1 tablespoon golden sugar, for the glass rims
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon, for the glass rims
  • 1 fresh lemon wedge, for the glass rims
  • 3 ounces (6 tablespoons) spiced rum
  • 3 ounces (6 tablespoons) apple cider
  • 3 ounces (6 tablespoons) sparkling water
  • 1 cup crushed ice
  • 2 fresh apple slices


  1. Pour the sugar and cinnamon into the bottom of a shallow bowl.
  2. Rub the lemon wedge onto the rim of 2 cocktail glasses and dip them in the sugar.
  3. Stir together the spiced rum, apple cider, and sparkling water in a small pitcher.
  4. Divide the crushed ice between the 2 cocktail glasses and add 1 apple slice to each. Pour in the rum mixture.
  5. Serve. Enjoy!



Keywords: sparkling apple cider cocktail