Winter - Hot Apple Cider

Winter - Hot Apple Cider

Thank you to FitStrongSexy for sharing this recipe from SkinnyMom!  Who doesn't like Hot Apple Cider in the winter?!?! This recipe has only 98 calories per serving and combines apple juice, oranges, lemons, cinnamon and more to create the perfectly spiced warm drink. Cuddle up on the couch with a glass of cider and a good book tonight!

Recipe: Skinny Hot Apple Cider

Prep time: 5 minutes | Cook time: 25-30 minutes | Makes: 10 servings

Serving size: heaping 6 ounces



  • 8 cups 100% apple juice
  • 1 large orange, thinly sliced
  • peel from 1 lemon
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 8 allspice berries
  • 10 whole cloves



1. Combine all of the ingredients in a large pot and bring to a boil.

2. Reduce the heat and simmer uncovered for 25-30 minutes.

3. To serve, ladle out 6 fluid ounces in each cup.