Hot Apple Cider

Hot Apple Cider

Garnished with a floating apple slice and a sweet cinnamon stick stirrer, this hot apple cider makes a lovely fall and winter warmer.


4 (8 oz.) servings


  • 4 cups unsweetened apple cider
  • 1/2 vanilla bean, split, or 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1/4 teaspoon grated nutmeg
  • 2 packets Born Sweet Zing™ Organic Stevia Sweetener - Zero Calories
  • 1 medium apple, cored and sliced into paper thin slices


In a small pot, heat apple cider on low heat. Add vanilla bean, cinnamon stick and nutmeg. Simmer 5 minutes. Remove cinnamon stick and vanilla bean. Add Born Sweet Zing™ Organic Stevia Sweetener and stir. Float 2 to 3 apple slices in each cup.