Written by Becca Green

4 mocktail recipes for Dry January

Enjoy Dry January with these super-tasty and fresh non-alcoholic cocktail recipes. 

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Make dry January a little more fun by creating your own delicious mocktail recipes. Whether you’re hosting a dinner party or simply want to spice up your Friday night, take a look below.

Grapefruit spritz

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If you prefer zingy flavours and want a fruity sensation, then this grapefruit spritz is sure to hit the spot.

Ingredients

  • 15ml elderflower cordial
  • 30ml pink grapefruit juice
  • 75ml Eisberg Alcohol-Free Rosé
  • 100ml soda water
  • 15ml lemon juice
  • Pink grapefruit wedges for garnish

Method

1. Squeeze the juice of a pink grapefruit and lemon into a mixing glass, along with elderflower cordial and Eisberg Alcohol-Free Rosé.

2. Shake well and strain into a Kilner jar and top with soda.

3. Cut a grapefruit into small wedges and add a couple to the drink for garnish.

Virgin Mary

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Enjoy a delicious Virgin Mary without the alcohol this January.

Ingredients

  • 125- 175ml ml Turner Hardy Pure tomato juice
  • A good serving of Worcestershire sauce
  • 3-6 drops of Tabasco (or Sriracha if you want to avoid the vinegar)
  • Squeeze of lemon juice
  • Squeeze of lime juice
  • A pinch of Cayenne pepper
  • A pinch of celery salt

Method

1. Roll (don’t shake) in a cocktail shaker with just two cubes of ice. Too much ice will water the drink down when it melts

3. As an alternative garnish with a carrot, olives, a pickle and a red chilli.

Cucumber and watermelon fizz

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Just as good as a refreshing G&T (minus the gin)!

Ingredients

  • 10ml elderflower cordial
  • Double Dutch cucumber and watermelon ixer
  • Cucumber ribbon

Method

1. Pour 10ml of elderflower cordial into a tall wine glass. 

2. Top with Double Dutch cucumber and watermelon mixer and stir gently.

3. Garnish with a carefully cut cucumber ribbon.

No-Groni

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Enjoy a refreshingly bitter non alcoholic Negroni by following this quick and easy recipe.

Ingredients

  • 25ml Aecorn aromatic mixer
  • 25ml Aecorn bitter
  • 25ml Seedlip spice
  • Orange wedge to garnish

Method

1. Build the aromatic mixer, bitter and Seedlip in a stemless wine glass over ice.

2. Garnish with an orange wedge. 

 

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