Although it is best in fall with fresh apple cider, an Indian Summer is a wonderful cocktail for any chilly day. Apples and cinnamon are a classic marriage and this warm drink displays this union in its full glory.
It's also the perfect warm punch for gatherings and parties. Warm a gallon of apple cider in a large pot, add a bottle of apple brandy, some sugar and cinnamon and keep it warm on the stove for the entire day. Set out some coffee cups and a ladle and allow your guests to pour their own drinks whenever they want. It's simple, pleasing and takes the burden of mixing drinks off of you as a host.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 1 Cocktail
- Pour the apple brandy, cinnamon and sugar into an Irish coffee glass.
- Fill with hot apple cider.
- Stir well.
- Garnish with a cinnamon stick.
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