Thanksgiving Cocktails: Apple Cider Rum Punch

Ready for a delicious fall cocktail for Thanksgiving? You will love this apple cider rum punch cocktail!

To make this simple fall cocktail recipe, you will need apple cider, lemon-lime soda, rum, ice, apples, and cinnamon sticks.

You can choose to make this cocktail one at a time OR in a party pitcher for guests! Both recipes are below.

To make a single serving, you will fill a tall glass with 2.5 ounces of apple cider, an ounce of lemon-lime soda, and a shot of rum. Add apple slices and cinnamon sticks for garnish.

To make a pitcher, use 4 cups of apple cider, 2 cups lemon-lime soda, 3 cups of rum, 4 Honeycrisp apples, 4 granny smith apples, in a pitcher with 6 cups ice.

Apple Cider Rum Punch

Apple Cider Rum Punch

Yield: 1 cup or 1 pitcher (Serves 8-10)
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Try this delicious fall cocktail to spice up your holiday! Serve it individually or in a pitcher!


Single Serving

  • 2.5 oz. apple cider
  • 1 oz. lemon-lime soda
  • 1.5 oz. rum
  • ยฝ cup ice
  • 3-4 apple slices (Honeycrisp and granny smith)
  • Cinnamon sticks for garnish


  • 4 cups apple cider
  • 2 cups lemon-lime soda
  • 3 cups of rum
  • 4 Honeycrisp apples, sliced and cored
  • 4 granny smith apples, sliced and cored
  • 6 cups ice
  • Cinnamon sticks for garnish


For a single serving: Add ice and sliced apples to a glass. Add apple cider, lemon-lime soda, and rum, and stir. Garnish with a cinnamon stick.

For a pitcher: In a large pitcher, add ice and apple slices. Add in apple cider, lemon-lime soda, and rum. Stir. Garnish drinks with extra apple slices and cinnamon sticks.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 10 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 287Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 13mgCarbohydrates: 40gNet Carbohydrates: 0gFiber: 4gSugar: 32gSugar Alcohols: 0gProtein: 1g

The nutritional information here is an estimate. While I try to provide accurate information via Nutritionix, this information is provided as a courtesy and there is no guarantee that it will be completely accurate. I am not a certified nutritionist and any information sunnysweetdays.com should only be used as a general guideline.

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