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Orchard Solstice

This easy-to-make cocktail is crisp and bright, just in time for summer

Nothing satisfies in the summer quite like a crisp, delicious hard apple cider. This cocktail takes that fresh flavor to the next level with fresh herbs and cucumber, creating the ultimate hot weather cocktail.

This recipe is courtesy of Angry Orchard.

Calories Per Serving


  • 4 Ounces Angry Orchard Easy Apple
  • 1 Ounce white rum
  • 1/2 Ounce lime juice
  • 1/2 Ounce simple syrup
  • 1 Dash of Angostura bitters
  • 2 slices cucumber, muddled
  • 5 –6 mint leaves, muddled


Muddle mint and cucumber in a shaker then add all ingredients except cider.

Shake with ice and fine strain into a rocks glass with ice and top with cider.

Garnish with a mint sprig and cucumber wheel.