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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: apple cider sidecar, cocktail, fall cocktail, sidecar
Servings: 1 cocktail
Prep Time 3 mins
Made with crisp apple cider and smooth cognac, this is the perfect cocktail recipe for this time of year as days get shorter and evenings get cooler.


  • 2 ounces apple cider
  • 2 ounces cognac
  • 1 ounce Cointreau
  • Splash fresh lemon juice
  • Lemon peel and Luxardo cherry - (or brandied cherry)


  • Add all of the ingredients (except for the garnish) to a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  • Shake vigorously.
  • Strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon peel and a cherry.

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