Apple Crown Drinks are the perfect summer into fall cocktails. This effervescent Apple Crown drink is easy to make with just three ingredients. It’s a refreshing and brilliantly delicious apple whisky cocktail.
The mix of apple, fruity cranberry juice and citrus is a bright and appetizing apple whisky drink.
Apple Crown drinks are great for any occasion. Simply enjoying at home or serving them up as your featured party cocktail. You know it’s time for Fall cocktails when all the delicious crisp apples are back in season.
This smooth Canadian rye whisky infused with the sweet flavors of fresh Regal Apples is simply mouth-watering when mixed with citrus and fruity juices.
More Delicious Apple Crown Drinks:
Crown Apple and Lemonade (4 Ways!) – Four different ways to make delicious Crown Apple Lemonade. Pick one or try them all!
Crown Apple and Cranberry – sweet and tart cranberry juice mixed with apple whisky, an easy Crown Apple drink.
Crown Apple and Sprite – Smooth and sweet Apple Crown drinks.
I’m also a big fan of Peach Crown Royal and love to serve up these Sparkling Champagne Peach Crown mixed drinks.
Apple Crown Drinks Recipe
This 3 ingredient Crown Apple cocktail gets its citrus taste from the lemon-lime soda. When mixed with cranberry juice, lemon-lime soda tones down the slight tart of the cranberry flavor.
Add the taste of apple with Crown Apple whisky and it’s a heavenly mixture of fruity flavors. Altogether, it’s a perfect combination of sweet and tart with delightful tiny little bubbles.
Honestly, it’s hard to tell you’re drinking a cocktail, so be careful with this one! It goes down easy.
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What Does Apple Crown Taste Like?
Apple Crown whisky is made with real apples, called Regal Gala apples, and you can taste them. It’s distinctly apple flavored.
The apple and the sweetness notes are apparent, but not overwhelming. The light flavor of caramel and spice gives the whisky a smooth rich taste.
It’s full-bodied, lightly fruity, very smooth with no whisky burn. It has more of a nice cozy warming sensation going down that’s easy to sip on. The taste of the whisky is more upfront with a lasting apple after taste.
What to Mix with Apple Crown?
Crown Apple is easily adaptable to most Crown Royal cocktail recipes. It’s versatile and mixes well with any flavor that compliments apple.
The more popular Apple Crown mixers are:
- Fruit juices such as cranberry juice, pineapple juice, and orange juice.
- Sprite or 7up
- Apple Cider or Apple Juice
- Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey
- Ginger Ale or Ginger Beer
- Apple or Peach Schnapps
- Champagne, sparkling wine or prosecco with fruit juices
How Much Alcohol is in a Shot?
Crown Apple Whisky is 35% ABV (alcohol by volume) which makes it 70 proof.
Apple Crown Drink Ingredients
These 3 ingredients make the most delicious Crown Apple drink!
- Crown Royal Apple flavored whisky
- Cranberry fruit juice
- Lemon-Lime Soda
- Fresh apple slices for garnish (optional)
- Substitute the Sprite for 7Up for a little less sweet and more citrus flavor.
- Use a no-calorie lemon-lime soda for fewer calories.
- Use a low-calorie cranberry juice to reduce sugar and carbs.
Apple Crown Drink Easy Directions
Here are the step-by-step directions to make this delicious cocktail:
Step 1: Fill a cocktail glass with ice.
Step 2: Add one shot of Apple Crown whisky.
Step 3: Fill your drink glass with 3-4 ounces of Lemon-Lime Soda.
Step 4: Add 2 ounces of cranberry juice and mix well.
Step 5: Add thin apple slices on a skewer for garnish (optional).
These are actually very tasty to eat while you’re enjoying this drink!
This is one of my favorite drinks with Apple Crown. It’s refreshing, tastes of apples and cranberry, and isn’t overly sweet. The Sprite melds with the fruit flavors, adding a citrus tang keeping this drink balanced.
Cheers to Apple Crown drinks!
- 1.5 oz Crown Apple Whisky
- 3 oz Lemon Lime Soda
- 2 oz Cranberry Juice
- Fresh apple slices for garnish.
- Fill a cocktail glass with ice.
- Add a shot of Crown Apple whisky.
- Add Lemon Lime Soda
- Add Cranberry Juice
- Top with fresh apple slices for garnish.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 166Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 12mgCarbohydrates: 18gFiber: 1gSugar: 18gProtein: 0g
Nutritional values are estimates and not exact.