Happy N. Apple Cider Day! Stay Cozy with Homemade Apple Cider

Happy National Apple Cider Day! It’s apple season so enjoy some apples in a variety of ways!

 

I see a lot of yummy posting of apples in SNS after it’s officially Fall, and yes…even though apples are pretty much available all year round here in the US, I feel Fall is a special season to enjoy them!

 

I was looking at the calendar and I found there is a specific date for apple cider, which I had never tried. After a few minutes of net surfing, my mind was grabbed by an image of aromatic apple drink. The ingredients and directions sounded easy, so here is the drink of the day: Homemade Apple Cider!

 

Ready to check the recipe? Let’s cook!

 

<Today’s Recipe>

Homemade Apple Cider

apple cider

<Ingredients>

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<Directions>

  1. Bring all ingredients together in a pot and bring it to boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 40 min.
  2. Mash the oranges and apples.
  3. When it’s cool, use a cheesecloth to divide liquid and fruits’ discard.
  4. Warm up the cider and sprinkle some sugar based on your taste. Serve it hot.

 

<Cooking Tips>

  • When squeezing the cheesecloth, gently do it or the cheesecloth get a big hole!
  • Adjust how much water you add to make it perfect based on your preference. I have a sweet tooth so I thought the recipe above was great, but my dinner buddy was like “woo sooooooo sweet!!”

apple cider

Nice cup of hot drink that is perfect to be enjoyed in Fall/Winter! Getting hard to keep our hands warm if you live in Northern Hemisphere, so make this flavorful hot drink and warm your body by drinking it and touching the hot cup! …is my excuse to have another relaxing afternoon apple cider time;)

 

<Other Fall Drinks for Your Relaxing Time>

Spice makes the drink flavorful! Chai tea Latte

chai tea latte

Yes it’s Fall so it’s also pumpkin season! Spiced Pumpkin Latte 

spiced pumpkin latte

A little twist on your usual hot cocoa! Berrylicious Cocoa

berrylicious cocoa

Enjoy home cooking and your own creation of homemade food:)

5 Comments Add yours

  1. aparna12 says:

    Wow. It’s a double, triple wow. Your food blogs are real gems and looks like my house will be flooded with my own drools as I am salivating your food pics. 😂😂. But there’s one advantage, I won’t put on weight.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Tanooki says:

      A~haha!!! That’s right, when you’re gazing at pic you don’t gain weight!🤣👍💕✨ But for me, I’d get more hungry😂

      Liked by 1 person

  2. Livia says:

    Oh! How cool is that? 🤩 I love apples and apple cider is crazy expensive around here. I didn’t know it could be made at home so effortlessly. I’ll absolutely have to try your recipe. 😍

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Tanooki says:

      Yes please! I hope you’k like it❤️(with maybe extra sprinkles of cinnamon powder for you😜)

      Liked by 1 person

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