This Pomegranate Cider is an instant fall favorite! A cozy, hot drink that's loaded with spices, citrus, and delicious pomegranate. Add rum or whiskey to turn it into a cocktail!
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Pomegranate Cider

This Pomegranate Cider is an instant fall favorite! A cozy, hot drink that's loaded with spices, citrus, and delicious pomegranate. Add rum or whiskey to turn it into a cocktail!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 cups
Calories: 170kcal
Author: Rebecca Hubbell

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Place cinnamon sticks, star anise, and cloves in the center of an 8 x 8 piece of double folded cheesecloth and tie up with a piece of string.

Stove Top

  • Bring sugar, water, pomegranate juice, lemon juice, orange juice, and spice bag to boil in a medium pot. Stir occasionally.
  • Reduce heat and simmer uncovered for 10 minutes. Remove the spice bag from the pot and discard. Stir in pomegranate seeds. Best served hot with a cinnamon stick.

Slow Cooker

  • Add sugar, water, pomegranate juice, lemon juice, orange juice, and spice bag to a slow cooker and cook on low for 2 to 4 hours. Add in pomegranate seeds and citrus slices just before serving.

Nutrition

Calories: 170kcal | Carbohydrates: 43g | Sodium: 17mg | Potassium: 258mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 38g | Vitamin A: 50IU | Vitamin C: 15.7mg | Calcium: 50mg | Iron: 0.6mg