Apple Cider Whiskey Punch Slush Spritz Martini is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that combines the flavors of apple cider, whiskey, and seltzer. It is perfect for a fall gathering or a winter night by the fire.
- 1 cup apple cider
- 1 ounce whiskey
- 1 ounce vodka
- 1 ounce seltzer
- Cinnamon stick, for garnish
- Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice.
- Shake vigorously until well-chilled.
- Strain into a chilled martini glass.
- Garnish with a cinnamon stick.
What makes it special?
The Apple Cider Whiskey Punch Slush Spritz Martini is special because it combines the flavors of fall in a single glass. The apple cider provides a sweet and tart base, while the whiskey and vodka add a touch of warmth. The seltzer gives the cocktail a refreshing finish.
History of the drink
The Apple Cider Whiskey Punch Slush Spritz Martini is a relatively new cocktail, but it has quickly become a favorite among fall enthusiasts. The first known recipe for the drink was published in 2014, and it has been growing in popularity ever since.
10 FAQs about Apple Cider Whiskey Punch Slush Spritz Martini
1. What is the best apple cider to use?
Any type of apple cider will work, but some people prefer to use a more tart cider, such as a Granny Smith or Honeycrisp cider.
2. Can I use other types of alcohol?
Yes, you can use other types of alcohol in this cocktail, such as bourbon, rum, or tequila. You can also experiment with different ratios of alcohol to apple cider.
3. Can I make this cocktail ahead of time?
Yes, you can make this cocktail ahead of time and store it in the refrigerator. However, the seltzer will lose its fizz if you store the cocktail for too long.
4. What is the best way to garnish this cocktail?
A cinnamon stick is a classic garnish for this cocktail, but you can also use other fall-inspired garnishes, such as an apple slice, a cranberry, or a star anise pod.
5. What is the alcohol content of this cocktail?
The alcohol content of this cocktail will vary depending on the type of alcohol you use and the amount of seltzer you add. However, it is typically around 10% ABV.
6. Is this cocktail gluten-free?
Yes, this cocktail is gluten-free. However, if you are using a store-bought apple cider, be sure to check the label to make sure that it is gluten-free.
7. Is this cocktail vegan?
Yes, this cocktail is vegan. However, if you are using a store-bought apple cider, be sure to check the label to make sure that it is vegan.
8. Can I make this cocktail non-alcoholic?
Yes, you can make this cocktail non-alcoholic by simply omitting the alcohol. You can also add a splash of sparkling water or ginger ale to give the cocktail a little more fizz.
9. What is the best time of year to enjoy this cocktail?
This cocktail is perfect for enjoying during the fall and winter months. The flavors of apple cider and whiskey are especially delicious during the colder weather.
10. Where can I buy this cocktail?
You can find this cocktail at some bars and restaurants, but it is more common to make it at home. If you are looking for a pre-made version, you can find it at some liquor stores and online retailers.