Sugar Bourbon cider cocktail

Bourbon Cider Cocktail

Bourbon Cider Cocktail


The dry apple flavor in the cider pairs perfectly with the Maker’s Mark® Bourbon and bitters. This easy-drinking cocktail goes with almost anything.


  • 1 part Maker’s Mark® Bourbon
  • 1 teaspoon to 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 dashes Angostura® Bitters
  • 3 parts dry hard cider
  • Maraschino cherry and orange slice for garnish


  1. In a champagne glass, stir together the sugar and the bitters until the sugar dissolves.
  2. Add Maker’s Mark® Bourbon.
  3. Top with cold cider.
  4. Garnish with a cherry and slice of orange.


Tags: Cocktails, Bubbles, Bourbon Cider Cocktail, Sugar, Angostura Bitters, Hard Cider, Cherries, Oranges, Thirsty