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Colorado Cider Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Colorado Cider, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Apple Juice, Apple Schnapps, Brandy, or Cinnamon Schnapps, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Colorado Cider Cocktail Description

The Colorado Cider falls under the Shot and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Brandy snifter, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Colorado Cider is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 4 ingredients including Apple juice, Apple schnapps, Brandy, Cinnamon schnapps, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Olsen Driver, Big Apple, Frozen Berkeley.

Colorado Cider Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Colorado Cider, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • Splash Apple juice
  • 1/2 oz Apple schnapps
  • 1/2 oz Brandy (Korbel)
  • 1/2 oz Cinnamon schnapps (Fire Water)
  • Splash Apple juice
  • 15 ml Apple schnapps
  • 15 ml Brandy (Korbel)
  • 15 ml Cinnamon schnapps (Fire Water)

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Colorado Cider Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Colorado Cider cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: Splash Apple juice, 1/2 oz Apple schnapps, 1/2 oz Brandy (Korbel), 1/2 oz Cinnamon schnapps (Fire Water). Once blended to perfection, pour into the brandy snifter and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Colorado Cider Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Colorado Cider are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Colorado Cider Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Apple Juice, Apple Schnapps, Brandy, and Cinnamon Schnapps.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Colorado Cider.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Colorado Cider cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Apple Juice 160 times 0.98%
Apple Schnapps 82 times 0.50%
Brandy 500 times 3.06%
Cinnamon Schnapps 80 times 0.49%

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Colorado Cider FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Colorado Cider Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Colorado Cider.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Colorado Cider?
  • A: The ingredients include Apple Juice, Apple Schnapps, Brandy, and Cinnamon Schnapps, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Colorado Cider cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Brandy snifter is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 43 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 0.26% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Colorado Cider cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Colorado Cider is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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