Haunted Orchard Cocktail

By Half Baked Harvest
As published at https://www.halfbakedharvest.com/haunted-orchard-cocktail/

This drink is a mix up of tequila, a splash of lemon, apple cider, a teensy bit of maple syrup, ginger, cinnamon, and sparkling hard cider. It’s all things fall and incredibly delicious.

cinnamon sugar, for rim (optional)
1 1/2 ounces silver tequila
1 ounce fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup apple cider
1 tablespoon real maple syrup, or to taste
1 teaspoon fresh grated ginger
1 pinch cinnamon
5 ounces sparkling hard cider
cinnamon stick and apple slices, for garnish

Rim a cocktail glass with cinnamon sugar.

In a cocktail shaker, combine the tequila, lemon juice, maple syrup, ginger, and cinnamon, shake to combine. Strain into prepared glass. Top with hard cider. Garnish with a cinnamon stick and apple slices. Enjoy!