Looking for the perfect cider drink to round out your fall? Your quest is over. The Stone Fence is a delightfully simple rum and cider cocktail that delivers complexity without the fuss. While we don't typically consider cider to be a refreshing drink, the mint sprig adds an interesting twist that creates a crisp aftertaste. If our episode has you in the mood for a big change, try swapping out the mint for cloves and drinking this one warm.
- 2 oz. rum
- 6 oz. apple cider
- A dash of bitters
- A mint sprig, to garnish
- Add the rum and bitters to a Collins glass over ice.
- Fill the glass to the brim with cider and stir.
- Garnish with a mint sprig and enjoy.