Recipes

You don’t need to wait for autumn to enjoy the fresh taste of cider. Infuse Zeigler’s Apple Ciders into your recipes all year -from classic mulled cider to floats and smoothies.

Apple Cider PB Fudge

1 6-oz package of chocolate chips
1 small jar marshmallow cream
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 tsp. vanilla
2 cup sugar
2/3 cup Zeigler’s Apple Cider

Combine first 4 ingredients in a bowl. Cook sugar and cider over medium heat to a soft ball stage (240 degrees with a candy thermometer). Remove from heat and quickly add chocolate mixture. Stir until blended. Pour into a 9-inch buttered pan. Cool in fridge for about an hour and cut into squares.

Apple Cider Pot Roast

1 ½ cup Zeigler’s Old Fashioned Cider
1 tbsp. brown sugar
2 tsp. salt
¼ tsp. cinnamon
¼ tsp. ground ginger (or freshly grated)
3 whole cloves
3-4 lbs beef chuck pot roast
Flour

Mix cider, sugar, and spices. Pour over pot roast and let stand in refrigerator for 24 hours. Remove from marinade and sprinkle with flour. Brown both sides in hot oil in heavy skillet or dutch oven. Turn heat to low, pour marinade back on the roast, and cover tightly. Simmer for 3 hours. Around hour 2, add potatoes and carrots if desired.

Spiked and Toasty
Apple Cider

1 cup Zeigler’s Apple Cider
2 tbs. cranberry puree
Splash of bourbon

Warm cider. Add all ingredients to a mug. Top with whipped cream and cinnamon.

Zeigler's Spiked Toasty Apple Cider Recipe

Apple Cider Float

Zeigler’s Apple Cider
Vanilla ice cream

Fill a glass with 2/3 cider.
Add a scoop of ice cream.
Sprinkle with apple pie spice.
Garnish with an apple slice.

Zeigler's Apple Cider Float Recipe

Apple Cider Smoothie

1 cup Zeigler’s Apple Cider
1 frozen banana
1/2 cup plain non-fat yogurt
1 tbsp. honey
1 tsp. apple pie spice

Blend ingredients until smooth.

Zeigler's Apple Cider Smoothie Recipe

Apple Cider BBQ Sauce

2 c. Ketchup
1/2 c. Apple sauce
1/2 c. Zeigler’s Old Fashioned Apple Cider
1/3 c. Apple cider vinegar
1/4 c. Worcestershire sauce
2 tsp. Dijon mustard
3/4 tsp. Garlic powder
1/2 tsp. Onion powder
1 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper

Combine all ingredients in a medium sauce pan. Bring to simmer over medium heat. Cook until the flavors meld and the sauce reduces slightly, about 15 minutes. Let cool and transfer to a resealable jar.

Apple Cider BBQ Sauce Recipe