While we traditionally think of the slow cooker as the perfect tool for making stews, chilis, and other hearty, cold-weather meals, it’s also a wonderful way to prepare an apple cider recipe.
This delicious hot apple cider drink is made in a basic slow cooker using apples, oranges, and warm spices like nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon, and allspice. If you’ve never attempted to make your own cider, don’t fret; this spiced apple cider recipe will prove to you just how it easy it is.
To make homemade apple cider in a slow cooker, you’ll simply need to cut up your apples into quarters, then toss them into your slow cooker with the rest of the ingredients. This mixture cooks for about 6 to 8 hours, during which time your home will smell absolutely divine.
Once the apple cider has cooked, you’ll just strain the liquid into a pitcher. You can serve your apple cider topped off with whipped cream and caramel sauce for an indulgent touch, or just keep it simple and bask in how delightful this easy apple cider recipe truly is!