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Orange Spiced Cider

Every time I serve this wonderful hot beverage, someone asks for the recipe. Orange juice adds a bit of sweetness with red-hot candies are a fun substitute for traditional cinnamon sticks. —Erika Reinhard, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Warm Spiced Cider Punch

3 reviews

This is a nice warm-up punch. I like to serve it when there is a nip in the air. The...


Westerfield Wassail

1 review

—Jim and Marilyn Westerfield, Freeburg, Illinois


Harvest Apple Cider

2 reviews

I simmer this comforting cider in my slow cooker every fall. —Lesley Geisel, Severna Park, Maryland


Spiced Apricot Cider

2 reviews

Simmer just a few ingredients to create this hot spiced beverage. Each delicious mugful is rich with apricot flavor. —Connie...

Peachy Spiced Cider

2 reviews

Welcome guests with the inviting aroma of this warm beverage. I served this spiced cider at a cookie exchange and...


Hot Cranberry Cider

2 reviews

Adding colorful appeal to a wintertime meal is a easy—just turn to this tasty cider. The cranberry juice gives it...

Fireside Glogg

An aromatic blend of spices flavor this superb wine-based beverage. It is served warmed and it's sweet fruity taste will...


Hot Cider with Orange Twists

2 reviews

I first tasted a steaming mug of this comforting beverage on a frigid evening. It's still a family favorite on...


Slow-Cooked Apple Cranberry Cider

1 review

Buffets are my favorite way to feed a crowd. This fruity cider can be made ahead, then kept warm in...


Easy Hot Spiced Cider

3 reviews

This warm cider chases the chill on cool evenings…and it’s perfect for winter holidays, too. —Trinda Heinrich, Lakemoor, Illinois

Hot Spiced Cherry Cider

3 reviews

This slow cooker cider is so nice to sip after being out in the cold. —Marlene Wiczek, Little Falls, Minnesota


Hot Apple Pie Drink

A perfect holiday drink for adults, these are simple and fun to make.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin


Pineapple Cider Wassail

1 review

Pineapple juice prevents this hot drink from becoming overly sweet. Skip the rum—without sacrificing flavor—for a beverage that's ideal for...


Christmas Spice Mix

Wonderfully versatile, this gift is seasoned for both sipping and sniffing. When mixed with fruit juices, it's a delicious winter...


Breakfast Wassail

5 reviews

This fruity beverage is great all year-round, and tasty hot or chilled. I got the recipe from a co-worker and...

Hot Apple Pineapple Cider

A hot beverage like this is savored here when chilly weather returns after summer. The clove-studded orange slices are so...


Hot Cran-Apple Cider

1 review

This sparkly refreshing fruit drink is part of every holiday occasion I host. A tangy twist on plain apple cider,...


Spicy Cranberry Warmer

3 reviews

Meet the Cook: Here in the High Sierras, my husband and I operate a small bed and breakfast inn. I...


Cherry Cider

This nicely spiced, simmered beverage is so warming. For a special holiday accent, garnish the mugs using maraschino cherries and...


Apple Citrus Cider

Patricia Aurand of Findlay, Ohio shares her warm, comforting cider with a twist of pineapple and citrus that's just perfect...


Apple Tea

3 reviews

When the weather outside is frightful, curl up indoors with this delightful brew of apple tea. —Edna Jones, Orlando, Florida...


Apricot Wassail

1 review

Apricots lend golden color and goodness to this fruity beverage from Ruth Seitz of Columbus Junction, Iowa.


Apple Cherry Punch

2 reviews

Try this cheery red punch in fall or for a festive, fruity touch that brightens the holidays and fills the...

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Apricot-Apple Cider

2 reviews

Dried apricots give this comforting cider a marvelous twist. Add cranberries, cinnamon, allspice and cloves for the perfect hot drink...


Cinnamon Orange Cider

2 reviews

The color of pumpkins with the flavor of oranges, apples and cinnamon make this cozy beverage a hit! You just...


Spiced Hot Apple Cider

During cool-weather season, my husband and I take this soul-warming drink outside by the fire pit. Our house smells amazing...


Warm & Cozy Spiced Cider

We take winter seriously in Minnesota. This comforting cider flavored with cinnamon, cloves and fruit juices helps warm and brace...


Sweet Pineapple Cider

I think the best thing about this recipe is that you can make it hours ahead of time so you...


Spiced Cider Bundles

I like to enhance the naturally good taste of hot apple cider with a bundle filled with cloves, allspice, dried...