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Smoky Harvest Apple Cider Margarita Pitcher

This autumn harvest margarita is a cozy take on the classic, and the perfect warming fall cocktail to sip on with friends and family.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Servings: 8
Calories: 212kcal


  • cinnamon sugar and flaky sea salt, for the rim
  • 12 ounces mezcal or silver tequila (about 1 1/2 cups)
  • 3-4 ounces orange liquor (about 1/4 cup)
  • 2 cups apple cider
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup use more or less to your taste
  • apple slices and cinnamon, sticks for serving


  • 1. In a large pitcher, combine mezcal or tequila, orange liquor, apple cider, lime juice, and maple. Chill until ready to serve.

    2. When ready to serve, if desired, rim glasses in salted cinnamon sugar, fill with ice. Pour the margarita into glasses. Garnish with apple slices, rosemary, and cinnamon sticks. If desired light the cinnamon on fire for a smoky effect.


Calories: 212kcal