Side view of apple cider bourbon cocktail with sliced apples, thyme and a cinnamon stick

Maple Bourbon Apple Cider Cocktail

  • Author: Lexi
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 2 drinks 1x
  • Category: Cocktails


This beautiful cocktail is quite literally autumn in a glass.



  • 3 oz bourbon
  • 1 oz Grand Marnier
  • 5 oz apple cider
  • 1 oz maple syrup
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 2 drops Angostura Bitters (optional)
  • 5 oz ginger beer
  • Garnish: Thyme, apple slices, cinnamon sticks


  1. In a shaker over ice, combine bourbon, apple cider, maple syrup, Grand Marnier, lemon and bitters. Shake well to combine.
  2. Pour over ice in chilled glass. Top off with ginger beer and garnish with thyme, apple slices & cinnamon. Enjoy!