Looking for some tasty alternatives to cocktails like some delicious mocktails for summer?!
Whether you don’t drink alcohol or you just like some variety in your drinks, I’ve found 7 simple yet tasty recipes for non-alcoholic drinks you can sip solo while relaxing or serve for friends at a get-together!
Virgin drinks don’t have to be bland or boring and alcohol can get expensive so try some of these babies out the next time you reach for a drink!
1. Virgin Garden-Fresh Bloody Mary
Ah one of my favorite mocktails for summer!
A refreshing and savory favorite that can be enjoyed as a complement to brunch or to entertain guests!
The wide range of ingredients in this recipe like horseradish and sugar make this drink a little sweet, a little tart and it has a little bit of a bite!
I think my favorite part about this drink is eating the delicious garnish!
Ingredients (Serves 4):
3 large ripe tomatoes, cut into wedges
1/4 cup lemon juice
2 jalapenos, stemmed and seeded
2-3 teaspoons prepared horseradish
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon celery salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
4 large green olives for garnish
4 pickled dilly beans, for garnish
Puree tomatoes in a blender with lemon juice, jalapenos, horseradish to taste, Worcestershire, sugar, celery salt and pepper, scraping down the sides as necessary.
Refrigerate until chilled, about 2 hours.
Divide among 4 ice-filled glasses.
Spear olives and dilly beans on toothpicks to garnish the drinks.