sparkling apple cider pitcher
Sparkling Apple Cider
Prep Time
5 mins

Sparkling Apple Cider is a refreshing holiday punch with a delicious tangy sweetness and bit of fizz! Apple slices and cinnamon sticks add flavor and make it pretty!

Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8
Calories: 151 kcal
Author: The Gunny Sack
  • 4 cups apple cider (or apple juice)
  • 4 cups ginger ale
  • 1/4 cups orange juice concentrate
Optional Garnishes
  1. Thinly one of the apples horizontally, remove the seeds and place the slices in a 2-quart glass pitcher. Add 3 cinnamon sticks, whole cloves, and whole allspice.

  2. Pour the apple cider or apple juice into the pitcher.

  3. Stir in the orange juice concentrate.

    When preparing ahead of time, stop at this point and store in the fridge until ready to serve.

  4. Add the ginger ale.

  5. Thinly slice the second apple horizontally and remove the seeds. Put ice cubes, an apple slice, and a cinnamon stick into 8 glasses.

  6. Pour the sparkling apple cider into the glasses and serve.

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
Sparkling Apple Cider
Amount Per Serving
Calories 151
% Daily Value*
Sodium 22mg1%
Potassium 178mg5%
Carbohydrates 38g13%
Sugar 35g39%
Vitamin A 35IU1%
Vitamin C 13.3mg16%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.