Recipe: Apple Cider Margaritas
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Summer may be out of arm’s reach, but that doesn’t mean we need to retire this traditional summer-time cocktail. We swapped out the salt for sugar, lime juice for apple cider, and skipped the simple sugar all together. What we ended up with is a deliciously simple cocktail that will warm our hearts even as the cold weather rolls in.
Apple Cider Margaritas
Serves two. Adapted from How Sweet Eats
What You’ll Need:
2 ounce gold tequila
2 ounce triple sec
10-12 ounces apple cider (we used Trader Joe's Spiced Cider)
Cinnamon + sugar for glass rimming
Apple slices for garnish
What To Do
- Sprinkle cinnamon and sugar on a plate, run an apple segment around the edge of the glass and press the cinnamon sugar mixture to coat the rim.
- Add ice, tequila, and triple sec.
- Fill the rest of the glass with apple cider and stir (or shake, if you're feeling fancy).
- Garnish with apple slices (feel free to sprinkle extra cinnamon or add a cinnamon stick, too!)
- Drink Responsibly!
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