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Cranberry Apple Sparkler

This fizzy and delicious concoction is the perfect festive drink for the holidays with just the right amount of sweet and a touch of tartness.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Universal
Keyword: Budget-Friendly, Holiday, Quick and Easy
Servings: 3 people
Calories: 99kcal
Author: SkinnyMs.


  • 2 cups hard cider or sparkling apple cider
  • 1 cup cranberry juice
  • 1 cup seltzer water or club soda or mineral water
  • 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice freshly squeezed, or lime juice
  • whole cranberries or apple slices for garnish (optional)


  • In a pitcher, combine the cranberry juice, hard cider, seltzer, and lemon juice, stirring gently to mix. Pour into wine glasses or highball glasses over ice to serve.
  • Garnish with cranberries if desired (cranberries can be speared on a toothpick as pictured) or with floating apple slices.


Serving: 1.5cups | Calories: 99kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Sodium: 23mg | Sugar: 21g