Hot Spiced Apple Cider

  • Author: Rose
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 4 hours
  • Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
  • Yield: 32 1x


Hot Spiced Apple Cider is so easy to make and perfect for the holidays. It’s warm and spicy and great for entertaining. It also makes your house smell amazing!




  1. Pour the 2 gallons of apple juice into a large pot. Slice the orange in thin slices and put them in the juice. Place all the spices in a cheesecloth and tie it up with bakers twine.
  2. Cover the pot and bring it to a simmer. Sprinkle a few whole cloves on top if you prefer. Allow it to simmer for several hours (at least 4 but longer is fine). Your house will smell amazing and the drink is perfect for cold weather and Christmas parties!

  • Category: Beverage
  • Method: Stovetop
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: apple, apple juice, apple cider, hot apple cider, spiced apple cider, hot spiced apple cider, christmas, holidays, hot