Monday, June 8, 2020

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules (+ a video!)

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules

Who loves a skillful mule as much every bit I do? I absolutely LOVE ginger, too the combination of ginger in addition to lime can be so refreshing, but likewise comforting in a style. It’second a cocktail that definitely takes me through summer as well as the colder months likewise! I decided to brand this 1 amongst bourbon, which was a kickoff for me. I e'er make them with vodka, just the bourbon inward these mixed amongst the apple cider is so delicious. It merely WORKS.

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules

I mean the bourbon technically makes these “Kentucky” mules instead of “Moscow” mules, only I thought that bourbon apple cider mules sounded meliorate!

Bourbon straight off makes me intend of my grandma and my mom too. They beloved drinking bourbon and cokes, too take since I can recollect. I grew up having picayune “tastes” of their drinks, merely never developed a huge sense of taste for bourbon until I had these!

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules

It’second definitely the apple cider and ginger beer that made me a bourbon convert. I talked most my dearest for apple cider earlier this calendar week alongside these doughnuts, as well as it continues alongside these mules. The taste is and then nostalgic to me too I look forwards to getting fresh apple tree cider inwards stores and at farms too inward the fall!

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules

My other favorite part of these drinks is the improver of sliced honeycrisp apples (the BEST), as well as cinnamon sticks! As the honeycrisp slices soak inwards the potable, they become all boozy too delicious. I can’t become over how incredible they gustatory modality compared to other apples. The perfect mixture of tart, sweetness, together with juicy. I cannot become plenty. The cinnamon sticks add together a little bit of spice and warmth, together with they double as a cocktail stirrer! Super festive too fun!

Bourbon Apple Cider Mules

The perfect treat for this beautiful fall weekend!


Bourbon Apple Cider Mules with Honeycrisp Apples and Cinnamon Sticks

These fall-inspired mules are made alongside bourbon instead of vodka, they're filled with apple tree cider, together with garnished with honeycrisp apples too cinnamon sticks!



Prep Time 5 minutes

Servings one cocktail, is easily multiplied


  • i one/ii

  • one
    freshly squeezed lime juice

  • 2
    apple tree cider

  • ii-three
    ginger beer

  • ane honeycrisp apple, thinly sliced

  • lime wedges for garnish

  • cinnamon sticks for garnish


  1. Fill a drinking glass or mule mug alongside crushed water ice. Add water ice to a cocktail shaker together with add together bourbon, lime juice, as well as apple tree cider. Shake for 20-thirty seconds as well as pour into drinking glass. Top with ginger beer, stir to combine, in addition to garnish alongside apple tree slices as well as a cinnamon stick!