Go Virgin! Holding out on Alcohol — The Recipes
Thank you all who came out to hear my presentations over the weekend!! We had a great time chatting about mocktails, cocktails, spirits and everything! Here are the recipes of what I made. If you were there or you happen to make any of these, please comment below and let me know what you think!
2 qt water
2 tsp lemon juice
1 cup Tang
2 tbsp Grenadine
Garnish - orange wedge, cherry
Add water, lemon juice and Tang to a pitcher. Add ice. Stir until dissolved. Pour into glasses (sans ice). Drizzle Grenadine down the back of a spoon into each glass. Place an orange wedge on the side of the glass or drop a cherry in for garnish.
Want to add liquor? Add tequila
8 oz lime juice
4 oz simple syrup
12 oz seltzer water
Garnish - lime wheel
Pour lime juice and simple syrup into a shaker and shake until mixed. Fill 6 glasses with ice. Pour mixture into glasses. Top off with seltzer water and stir. Place a lime wheel on each drink for garnish.
Want to add liquor? Add gin or vodka
3 tsp sugar
1 1/2 cup of cranberry juice
1 bottle of chilled sparkling grape juice
Garnish - orange slices, cranberries
Pour sugar and cranberry juice into a punch bowl. Stir. Top off with sparkling grape juice. Garnish punch with orange slices and cranberries.
Want to add liquor? Add Cava or California sparkling wine