Apple Cider Margarita

Sip, reminisce and create new memories with friends and loved ones with this well-balanced take on a citrusy classic. It’s cozy. It’s festive. It’s the perfect warm cocktail on a cold day!

Prep time:

7 minutes

Cook time:

0 minutes

Total Cook Time:

7 minutes


For the rim: Cinnamon sugar and “Old Fashioned” Citrus Smoked Bourbon Barrel Sea Salt 

½ cup (4 oz) apple cider

2 oz silver tequila or mezcal

2 oz Grand Mariner 

2 oz Ginger Beer

Juice of ½ lime

2 tsp agave nectar

For the garnish: Apple slices, rosemary sprig and cinnamon stick

Nutrition Information

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Step 1

Mix equal parts of cinnamon sugar and “Old Fashioned”. Run a lime wedge along the rim of your glass. Rim your glass with salted cinnamon sugar. 

Step 2

Combine apple cider, tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice and agave nectar in a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake until combined and cold. 

Step 3

Strain the margarita into the rimmed glass. Add ice and top with ginger beer. 

Step 4

Garnish with apple slices, cinnamon stick and a sprig of rosemary! Serve!

P.S. Our “Old Fashioned” Citrus Smoked Bourbon Barrel Sea Salt is featured in the Gourmet Diva Spice Box for a limited time only! Check out for their curated spice box and support other women-owned businesses!