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Wild Cherry Hard Cider

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One sip of this Wild Cherry Hard Cider and you might have a new favorite cocktail. The combination of apple cider and whiskey, with the addition of cherry whiskey make this cocktail is something special.

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Wild Cherry Hard Cider

This wild cherry hard cider is a uniquely flavored drink. With only 6 ingredients, this cocktail is a great addition to your cocktail list. The cherry liqueur adds the perfect cherry flavor.  Perfect for fall, this apple cider and cherry cocktail is a delicious twist on hard cider.


  • Whiskey- Choose a high quality whiskey that you like the flavor of.
  • Cherry Whiskey- This is what will be the signature cherry flavor.
  • Apple cider- Apple Cider gives an amazing flavor
  • Lime juice- The lime will add in a sour and tangy flavor to your recipe.
  • Simple Syrup- This will be used as a sweetener.
  • Cinnamon- Cinnamon adds a delicious warm flavor.

How to Make Cherry Hard Cider

Take all of your ingredients together and place in a cocktail shaker.

Shake well and serve your mixture over ice.

Top with  fresh cherries or apple slices.

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How Long is this Fall Cocktail Good For?

Your delicious homemade cocktail should last for a bit. The most a recipe like this will last is about a week. You will need to make sure your cider is stored correctly in order to stay good for a week.

Can I Make This Cherry Hard Cider Virgin?

If you want to make this cocktail into a virgin version, you will want to take the whiskey out of the recipe. You can add a bit more cider and add some fresh cherry juice.

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Wild Cherry Hard Cider

Wild Cherry Hard Cider

Published By Jill
One sip of this Wild Cherry Hard Cider and you might have a new favorite cocktail. The combination of apple cider and whiskey, with the addition of cherry vodka and this cocktail is something special.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1


  • 1 oz Whiskey
  • 1 oz Cherry Whiskey
  • 3 oz apple cider
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 tbsp Simple Syrup
  • Dash of cinnamon


  • Add ALL ingredients to a cocktail shaker, shake and serve over ice.
  • Garnish with cherries or apple slices.
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