It's prime time for apple cider, so start sipping. Here are some top-rated seasonal drinks to DIY.

This brilliant, 5-star version will "warm you up down to your boots" with a citrus kick.

Hot Apple Cider in mugs
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Think of this one as a quick, clever dessert to follow up a fab fall feast of pork chops and roasted veggies.

This boozy drink is good served either warmed or chilled, Mason jars optional, but, oh, so charming.

apple cider with salted rim
Caramel Apple Cider with salted rim. Photo by Christina

The salted, sugary rim is a big hit for fans of that winning combo.

a top-down view of a white mug filled with hot cider, with cinnamon sticks and whole cloves at the side
Hot Apple Cider photo by LilSnoo
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Great for a party, this spiced cider stays warm in a slow cooker.

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