Apple Cider Sangria is an easy recipe that adds a fall spin to your sangria cocktail! Apple cider, applejack brandy and a sweet white wine combine with a hint of vanilla to create your new favorite fall sangria!
Apple Cider Sangria Recipe
If it’s apple season it must be apple cider season too! The rich intense spiced apple flavor of cider transports me to crisp autumn evenings with visions of falling leaves, pumpkins and bushels and bushels of red, green and golden apples.
I’d say the timing is right to put a fall spin on your sangria with our apple sangria.
When the seasons start to change, let our cider sangria be your go-to cocktail.
We combine seasonal apples and apple cider with sweet white wine, brandy and sparkling soda for a festive fall cocktail.
That delectable spiced apple beverage, also known as sweet cider and soft cider, is the official state beverage of New Hampshire.
And as if apple cider isn’t delicious enough on it’s own, it transforms into amazing festive deliciousness when made into our easy apple sangria.
Applejack brandy, along with a hint of vanilla extract, add a depth of intense apple flavor making this the most amazing apple whiskey sangria you have ever tasted!
I’d even recommend this as your new Thanksgiving sangria to serve for the holiday too!
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I love to top off my sangria pitcher with a bubbly soda just before serving because a sparkling apple cider sangria is the best! And be sure to serve your sangria in these trendy stemless wine glasses and you’ll be right in style! Cheers to a new season!
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Swirls of Flavor Recipe Tips
- Use your favorite apples of the season
- Make this cocktail with ginger ale
- Substitute Cognac or your favorite brandy for applejack brandy
Ingredients you will need to make this recipe
- Sweet White Wine or Pinot Grigio
- apple cider
- applejack brandy
- vanilla extract
- red and/or green apples
- lemon lime soda
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Apple Cider Sangria is an easy recipe that adds a fall spin to your sangria! Apple cider, applejack brandy and a sweet white wine combine with a hint of vanilla to create your new favorite autumn cocktail!
- 1 (750ml) bottle Barefoot Refresh Sweet White or Pinot Grigio
- 4 cups apple cider
- 1 cup applejack brandy
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- 3 red and/or green apples, cored, chopped, about 4 cups
- 2 cups lemon lime soda
In large pitcher combine Sweet White wine, apple cider, applejack brandy, vanilla and chopped apples. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Just before serving add lemon lime soda and ice.
Makes 10 cups sangria PLUS chopped apples.
First Published: October 1, 2013… Last Updated: August 29, 2020