Eating healthy is important. Drinking healthy is also just as important. Of course, there’s nothing more natural and healthier than water. But, there are time we just crave a cocktail or two. The alternative? Healthy mocktails!
Mocktails are non-alcoholic mixed beverages that look exactly like cocktails sans the unhealthy alcoholic spirit.
It’s perfect for brunches and dinner parties where you want to serve something that is as tasty a cocktail, with out the side effect of getting tipsy. Honestly, it is an awesome thing to have drinks available for all the fabulous friends and families who are the designated drivers. They deserve some yummy drinks too right?
Yummy Yet Healthy Mocktails to Try
Apple Cider Mimosa
Made with fresh chilled oranges and sparkling apple cider, this drink is perfect for brunch with your ladies and only takes 5 minutes to prepare!
Get the instructions here!
Strawberry and lime are both refreshing ingredients. And though you love your spiked margarita more, this a yummy and colorful alternative that even your kids can drink!
Grab the full recipe here.
This is one of the best on this healthy mocktails list. It’s rich in vitamin C and is naturally sweetened. Blackberries are also rich in antioxidants and vitamin C. Plus, it’s delicious!
See the full how-to here.
Cranberry Kombucha Mocktail
Kombucha is a kind of sparkling ginger or apple cider that will totally add the much needed zing into your mocktail. And, use pure cranberry juice to sweeten the drink!
Find the recipe here.
Grapefruit and Rosemary Mocktail
From making your own rosemary syrup and squeezing fresh grapefruits, this recipe is fresh and citrusy. The pale pink color from the grapefruit is a nice color for any mocktail or cocktail!
Try the recipe here.
Okay, so this isn’t a mocktail nor is it exactly healthy but we just can’t leave this out. It’s non-alcoholic and your kids would totally love this! Especially if they love Harry Potter!
Grab this magical recipe here.
Give one these healthy mocktails a try at your next dinner party. I might not wait til then actually. I’m on my way to the store to grab my Butter Beer ingredients!