Cider Recipes

Kick Off Memorial Day Weekend with Angry Party Punch

Want to impress your Memorial Day party guests? Treat them to a cider-infused party punch! This cider punch recipe, courtesy of Angry Orchard Hard Cider, combines Angry Orchard’s Summer Honey cider with vodka, wine and a few more ingredients for a refreshing punch that’s perfect for entertaining crowds of all sizes. Break out the punchbowl and…

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The Cinco de Mayo Cider Cocktail Recipe You Need to Make This Year

When thinking about beverage options for Cinco de Mayo, chances are that margaritas and straight-up tequila come to mind. If you want to take your Cinco de Mayo sipping up a notch, Angry Orchard Hard Cider is offering up a fruit-essence Cinco de Mayo cider cocktail recipe—the Angry-rita. Give it a try, and tell us what you think! Angry-rita Ingredients…

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5 Hard Cider Recipes to Get You Through the End of Winter

Sometimes all the inspiration you need to get into the kitchen and start cooking can be found at your fingertips. We’re big fans of social media at Cider Culture (check us out on Facebook and Instagram!), and we love using our daily newsfeeds as inspiration for ways to combine our two loves: cider and food. With the winter…

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Romantic Recipe: Oysters with Cider-Ginger Mignonette

I love a cold, fresh, well-shucked oyster and order them as often as possible when I spy them on a menu. My idea of an ideal meal is having a glass of cider in one hand while shooting oysters with the other (okay, and a cheese plate … I always want a cheese plate). Cider and…

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3 Valentine’s Day Cocktails to Celebrate Cider Love

In case you hadn’t heard, it’s Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re head-over-heels in love, proudly independent or full-on “it’s complicated,” we think you’ll find room in your heart for one of these cider cocktails. Here are three options to consider: Fresh Pear Cocktail Ripe pears are considered an aphrodisiac by many cultures because they can be wonderfully juicy and…

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Valentine’s Day Recipe: Cider-Infused Fondue

  Want to do something special for your cider-loving honey on Valentine’s Day? Skip crowded restaurants and show your love by preparing this easy and delicious cider-infused fondue from Jack’s Hard Cider. Fondues are a fun, romantic and memorable dining experience. The flavors of local cider combined with the aromas of their favorite cheeses will be sure to melt…

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Angry Orchard Cocktail Recipes Your Valentine Is Sure to Love

This Valentine’s Day, impress your sweetheart by mixing up a batch of specialty cocktails with Angry Orchard Hard Cider. The recipes below are sure to wow that special someone: Angry Balls Ingredients Angry Orchard Crisp Apple 1½ ounces Fireball Whisky Method In a pint glass, combine 1½ ounces Fireball Whisky and Angry Orchard Crisp Apple over ice. Angry Love…

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Drink This Now: Golden Globes Watch Party Punch

A glamorous event deserves a glamorous cocktail. To celebrate this year’s Golden Globe Awards on January 8, Angry Orchard is offering up a recipe that’s great for a crowd. The punch starts with Crisp Apple cider for just the right amount of bubbles; add your favorite spirit and a few other ingredients, and the result is sure…

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Holiday Dish: Cranberry and Cider Sauce

It’s cranberry season, and there isn’t a more delightful pairing than cranberries and apples—unless, of course, it’s cranberries and cider. This recipe puts a twist on the traditional sauce out of a can by substituting it with a can of Shacksbury Dry Cider. Using a dry cider adds a layer of depth to the sauce and…

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#PickCider This Thanksgiving with the Cider Culture Guide to Cocktails, Appetizers, Dessert — & Everything in Between!

Just in time to get us into the spirit of the holidays, the United States Association of Cider Makers (USACM) recently launched its #PickCider campaign to encourage the public to pair American ciders with their Thanksgiving celebrations. “The history, flavor and sheer variety of American ciders naturally complement Thanksgiving,” notes USACM board member Trevor Baker. During the campaign,…

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2 Cider Cocktail Recipes Perfect for Late Summer Sipping

Sonoma Cider is offering one last taste of summer and giving you a glimpse of fall flavors ahead with two intriguing cocktail creations. Crafted with The Crowbar, The Wimble, mescal and gin, these cocktails are perfect for sipping on your deck as the summer sun sets. Cheers! The Crowbar Paloma Ingredients 12 oz. lowball filled with ice 1/2 oz.…

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