Apple Hot Buttered Rum

Apple Hot Buttered Rum

The holiday season is officially (pretty much) over, and even though this year’s looked and felt a little different, that doesn’t mean we’re any less exhausted. If you’re anything like us, all you want to do is cozy up on the couch with your warmest blanket and favorite TV show and simply unwind. The only thing missing from this dream-worthy scene is a delicious drink in hand! Thankfully, our friends Gavin and Karen of @coupleinthekitchen prepared the most heart-and-hand-warming cocktail of the season: Apple Hot Buttered Rum.

Made with Purecane™ Individual Packets, the perfect sugar-free way to sweeten up any coffee, cocktail, mocktail, or smoothie, this cocktail recipe is one to add to your annual family or friend holiday get-togethers. Purecane™ Packets are zero-calories, all-natural, sugar-free, and are compliant with keto, diabetic, gluten free, and vegan diets, just to name a few. They have no effect on blood sugar levels and have a glycemic index of zero, making them the perfect sweetener for those on diabetic or prediabetic diets!

Read on for the ingredients list for this Apple Hot Buttered Rum recipe:


  • 1 apple, peeled and diced
  • 5 Purecane™ Packets
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 star anise pod
  • ½ stick butter
  • ¼ teaspoon allspice
  • ¼ teaspoon clove
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ cup rum

Check out our recipe page for how to bring this cocktail recipe to life! Cheers!

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