Festive Mocktail Ideas - 5 Delicious Non-Alcoholic Drinks for Christmas
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15 December 2020
Holiday Mocktail Ideas

If you don't drink alcohol it can be a tricky thing to navigate the Christmas period. With these five delicious non-alcoholic drinks at hand, there’s no reason you can’t join in the fun! 

These festive mocktails are the perfect non-alcoholic drinks for Christmas. They're so good even your kids will love them. Mix the ingredients up to your liking and enjoy.

Pineapple Cinnamon Spritzer

  • Sparkling water
  • Pineapple juice
  • Apple juice
  • Cinnamon powder
  • Cinnamon sticks for garnish
  • Holiday Mule

Holiday Mule

  • Non-alcoholic ginger beer
  • Cranberry juice
  • Rosemary simple syrup*
  • Lime juice
  • Rosemary sprigs and cranberries for garnish

Apple Thyme Tonic

  • Tonic water
  • Apple juice
  • Lemon juice
  • Thyme simple syrup*
  • Fresh thyme sprigs and apple slices for garnish

Elderberry SpritzerApple Cranberry Cocktail

  • Sparkling water
  • Apple juice
  • Elderberry simple syrup*
  • Lemon juice
  • Fresh rosemary sprigs for garnish

Apple Cranberry Cider 

  • Apple juice
  • Cranberry juice
  • Soda water
  • Lemon juice
  • Sugar in a dish (for the rim) and lemon slice or peel for garnish

*How to Make Simple Syrups

Rosemary Simple Syrup

Thyme Simple Syrup

  • 200g granulated sugar
  • 200ml water
  • 4 tbsp dried thyme

Elderberry Simple Syrup

  • 200g granulated sugar
  • 200ml water 
  • 2 tbsp dried elderberries

For each syrup, add all necessary ingredients to a small saucepan. Turn heat to low and stir until sugar dissolves. Simmer an additional 5 minutes, or until syrup coats the back of a spoon. Remove from heat. Allow syrup to cool completely before straining herbs and using.

Store leftover syrup in a jar in the fridge for up to 2-3 weeks.