cherry cider recipes

This tasty beverage is a treat for all.

  • 3 whole cloves
  • 3 whole allspice
  • 16 maraschino cherries
  • 8 orange slice halves
  • 1 quart apple cider
  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup maraschino cherry juice
  • 1 (3-inch) stick cinnamon
  • 1 strip (1/2×3-inches) orange peel

  1. Put apple cider, maraschino cherry juice, orange juice, cinnamon sticks, cloves, orange peel, and allspice in a large saucepan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 15 minutes. Strain out cinnamon sticks, cloves, orange peel and allspice. Place 2 maraschino cherries and one orange slice half in each of six mugs. Pour about 2/3 cup spiced cider over cherries. Serve warm.

Note: Spiced cider can be prepared in advance and reheated just before serving.

Makes 8 servings
Courtesy of the Cherry Marketing Institute

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