Cider Car Cocktail
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Serves: 1 serving
  • 1 orange wedge
  • cinnamon sugar mixture (on a saucer)
  • 5 ounces hot apple cider
  • 1-1/2 ounces apple brandy (Calvados or other)
  • 1/2 ounce triple sec (Cointreau or other)
  1. Moisten the top edge of the mug with the orange wedge, then dip the moistened edge into the cinnamon sugar.
  2. Add the hot apple cider, apple brandy, and triple sec and stir well. Serve.
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heatproof mug

Recipe Notes

For a nonalcoholic version, omit the alcohol and stir in 1 ounce of fresh orange juice.
Recipe by Andrea Meyers at