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Refreshing Mocktail Recipes for Everyone

Are you looking forward to sober, summer sipping, or perhaps the little ones want to feel grown-up for a day? We’ve rounded up 10 refreshing summer mocktail recipes for everyone! 

WHAT IS A MOCKTAIL?

Mocktails are fun and festive drinks made with non-alcoholic ingredients, including bitters, fruit, syrup, juice, sodas, and cream- all of which can be found behind a bar. These no buzz beverages are for people of any age to enjoy and indulge!

HOW TO MAKE A MOCKTAIL AT HOME

Going alcohol-free is trending right now, and who says that has to be boring? We’ve compiled a list of mocktail ingredients and supplies you’ll need for booze-free entertaining.

BASE

  • Soda: Ginger Ale, Sprite, Coke
  • Spritz
  • Juice: Apple, Orange, Grapefruit
  • Tonic Water
  • Alcohol-Free Prosecco
  • Sparkling Water
  • Alcohol Sparkling Wine
  • Club Soda
  • Cream

MIXERS

  • Grenadine and Simple Syrup
  • Non-Alcoholic Bitters
  • Alcohol-Free Spirits
  • Flavor Extracts

GARNISH

  • Berries
  • Citrus
  • Mint Leaves
  • Rosemary
  • Basil Leaves
  • Olives

SUPPLIES

  • Cocktail Set
  • Channel Knife: This is a spoon-shaped knife used to peel and spiral citrus fruits for garnish.
  • Zester
  • Stir Sticks
  • Fancy Glasses: Martini, Collins, Old Fashioned, and Coupe
  • Cocktail Napkins

MOCKTAIL RECIPES FOR YOU TO ENJOY

A grapefruit ginger mocktail recipe.

1. GRAPEFRUIT GINGER BEER MOCKTAIL

This grapefruit ginger beer mocktail is perfect for those who love bold flavors. It is spicy yet sweet, bubbly, and so refreshing. This mocktail was made for sipping and savoring on warm afternoons.

A coke and cherry mocktail recipe.

2. ROY ROGERS DRINK

A Roy Rogers is a classic mocktail made of cola and grenadine. Kids and adults alike will love this one!

Sangria mocktail recipes garnish with fresh fruit.

3. NON ALCOHOLIC SANGRIA – SANGRIA MOCKTAIL

This non alcoholic sangria mocktail is colorful, fun, easy to make, refreshing and perfect for any time of the year! 

4. BUTTERBEER

Our butterbeer is made with homemade whipped cream, cream soda, toffee, and caramel extract for a drink you won’t want to put down.

A sunrise mocktail recipe garnished with orange.

5. SUNRISE MOCKTAIL SPRITZER

This easy and beautifully layered sunrise mocktail spritzer is full of orange, pineapple, and grenadine flavor. It is perfect after a long day, for brunch with the girls, or even pool parties!

Make a virgin bloody mary mocktail recipes and top it with olives and celery.

6. VIRGIN BLOODY MARY

This non- alcoholic virgin bloody mary drink is a meal in a glass that can be enjoyed at any time of the day.

Garnish this mojito mocktail recipes with fresh mint and lime.

7. NON ALCOHOLIC MOJITO

Non alcoholic mojito mocktail or virgin mojito is a refreshing blend of mint leaves, apple juice, lime juice, elderflower cordial, and soda water.

Enjoy this spicy Jalapeno Margarita Mocktail recipes.

8. JALAPEÑO MARGARITA MOCKTAIL

This Spicy Jalapeño Margarita Mocktail is tart, slightly sweet, and super refreshing. It only requires 6 simple ingredients, and it’s easy to stir together.

9. CRODINO SPRITZ

Crodino Spritz is the alcohol-free version of the famous Aperol Spritz. It’s the perfect summer mocktail made with non-alcoholic bitter.

10. SHIRLEY TEMPLE DRINK

Known for its beautiful red color- the classic Shirley Temple drink is simple, delicious, and enjoyed by children and adults alike. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Do mocktails have alcohol?

Mocktails are becoming increasingly popular among those who want to enjoy tasty handmade beverages without alcohol. Mocktails recipes don’t have alcohol, whereas cocktails do.

Served fresh and ready for your enjoyment, these mocktail recipes will be a hit at your next BBQ, mocktail party, kids party, or get-together! Did you make one of these recipes? Share them with us on Instagram, The Jamil Ghar, so we can party right along with you! And what’s a party without food? Make one of these meals or sides.

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Bianca

Friday 27th of May 2022

Sooo many delicious mocktails! Can't wait to go trough the list and try them all this summer!

Tressa - Jamil Ghar Team

Friday 27th of May 2022

Or make it a mocktail party and serve them all :)