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Apple Cider Sidecar

Updated: Mar 5, 2021

The Sidecar cocktail is one of the classics, proving that it only takes a few ingredients to make a delicious cocktail. All you need to turn this one up a notch is a little bit of Fall flavor. Apple cider will do the trick quite nicely, creating a light and refreshing Fall drink.


  • 2 oz Cognac or Brandy

  • 2 oz Apple Cider

  • 1/2 oz Fresh Lemon Juice

  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup

  • Lemon peel

  • Apple slices


  1. In a cocktail shaker, measure out Cognac or Brandy, apple cider, lemon juice and simple syrup.

  2. Shake a few times to combine.

  3. Serve over ice.

  4. Garnish with a twisted lemon peel or apple slice.


Serve in:

Short tumbler glass


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