Our Favorite Fall Cocktail | Apple Cider Mimosa Recipe

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If you’re looking for a fall cocktail for your next gathering, this apple cider mimosa is sure to be a fan favorite. 

The mimosa – A simple + sweet perfect touch to any gathering. And you bet with fall festivities come fall-themed mimosas!

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We’re coming at you with the easiest fall mimosa to add to your next fall gathering. 

Perfect for any time of day, this will certainly make you feel like fall is in the air. 

This is a twist on your classic mimosa, with a little surprise mixed in. 

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

It’s become a trend to have mimosa bars at events like bachelorette parties, bridal showers, birthdays, or other events and we are here for it!

We had a mimosa bar for our black lake influencer reveal party and it was a huge hit!

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style.com

It’s so fun to take such a classic drink and add your own little twist to it. Whether it’s adding in watermelon juice instead of apple juice, or mixing in fruit, the mimosa is the perfect drink to customize and make fit your wants and needs. 

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style.com

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style.com

This apple cider mimosa is the perfect example of taking a mimosa and making it what you want it. With a simple adjustment of apple cider/juice instead of orange juice, it instantly transforms into that perfect fall taste. 

To make this fall drink even better, consider heading to one of your local apple orchards and picking up a jug of their fresh apple cider. 

We have compiled a list of Minnesota’s best apple orchards, so check it out and head to one of those to pick up your apple cider. 

What’s fun about this recipe is the added touch of the caramel and brown sugar on the rim of your champagne glass to really bring out those fall festive flavors. 

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

It’s the perfect addition to your fall tablescape and the perfect drink to serve your guests at your next fall harvest party. 

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

Ingredients

Dipping Caramel (16oz)

Brown Sugar (1 cup)

Cinnamon  (1 tbsp) 

Apple cider/juice (1 gallon)

Prosecco or champagne (750 ml – one bottle)

Directions

Start by grabbing a small plate and adding 1 cup of brown sugar and 1 tbsp of cinnamon. Mix those thoroughly using a fork or spoon. On a separate plate, add ⅔ cup of the dipping caramel (save the rest of the caramel for the leftover apples – you won’t regret it).  

To assemble, dip the rim of your glass into the caramel and then the mixture of brown sugar and cinnamon. 

Then, pop open your favorite bottle of prosecco or champagne and fill your glasses to your liking (recommended  ¾ cup). Top it off with apple cider (¼ cup), and if you’re feeling fancy, you can even garnish with an apple slice. 

Next up, say cheers + enjoy!  

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

Tips 

This recipe is super easy to double, triple, and can easily make enough for a pitcher for your fall gathering. 

If you decide to make a pitcher, don’t add the champagne until right before you’re ready to serve it to make sure the drink remains fizzy. 

The easy thing about mimosas is the amount differs depending on your taste preference. You can add more juice versus champagne or the other way around. 

This is also an easy recipe that you can garnish to your preference. If you don’t like the brown sugar and caramel rim, you don’t have to add it. Or if you want to change it up and add cinnamon and sugar instead of brown sugar, you can do that. Make it what you want it to be.

To add an extra touch to the drink, add a dash of caramel syrup into the mimosa. Just enough to complement the caramel on the rim and not to overpower the apple cider. 

 apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

For an added element of fun, add apple slices into the mimosa, or add an apple slice onto the rim of your glass to level the drink up once again. 

To switch up the taste, add in an ounce or two of cinnamon apple vodka or Honeycrisp apple vodka

Or to make it non-alcoholic and let the kids have some fun too, switch out the champagne for sparkling apple cider. 

apple cider mimosa recipe | construction2style

Our Favorite Fall Cocktail | Apple Cider Mimosa Recipe

Our Favorite Fall Cocktail | Apple Cider Mimosa Recipe

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • Dipping Caramel (16oz)
  • Brown Sugar (1 cup)
  • Cinnamon (1 tbsp)
  • Apple cider/juice (1 gallon)
  • Prosecco or champagne (750 ml - one bottle)

Instructions

    1. Start by grabbing a small plate and adding 1 cup of brown sugar and 1 tbsp of cinnamon.

    2. Mix those thoroughly using a fork or spoon.

    3. On a separate plate, add ⅔ cup of the dipping caramel (save the rest of the caramel for the leftover apples - you won’t regret it).  

    4. To assemble, dip the rim of your glass into the caramel and then the mixture of brown sugar and cinnamon.

    5. Then, pop open your favorite bottle of prosecco or champagne and fill your glasses to your liking (recommended  ¾ cup).

    6. Top it off with apple cider (¼ cup), and if you’re feeling fancy, you can even garnish with an apple slice. 

    7. Next up, say cheers + enjoy!  

This apple cider mimosa is sure to be the talk of your fall gathering and we can’t wait to see all of you make them! 

 

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