Thirsty Thursday: Spiced Cider Cocktail

November 7, 2013

This genius comforting cocktail from Kitchenette showcases crisp, spiced apple cider as an excellent fall nightcap. It's a delicate balance of just enough bourbon and sweet apple goodness, with a hint of spiced syrup.

Spiced Cider Cocktail

    3 oz apple cider
    2 oz bourbon
    1 oz spiced syrup, recipe below
    2 dashes Angostura bitters
    apple, thinly sliced, for garnish
    star anise, for garnish
    lemon or lime juice, for garnish
    1 cup water
    1 cup sugar
    3 star anise
    4 whole cloves

For full recipe instructions, click here.

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