Craft Mocktails

Craft Mocktails

Crowd pleasing, refreshing summer drinks! A non-alcoholic twist on craft cocktails; perfect for kids and adults!

Prep Time

50

Minutes

Total Time

2:00

Hrs:Mins

Makes

24

servings

Lemonade Base
3
cups sugar
3
cups water
3
cups fresh lemon juice
9
cups cold water
Ice
1
bottle (1 liter) sparkling water, chilled
Mixed Berry Mocktails
2
cups mixed berries (blueberries, blackberries and raspberries)
1
lemon, thinly sliced
Cucumber-Mint Mocktails
1
cup fresh mint leaves
2
cups thinly sliced cucumber
Mango-Lime Mocktails
2
medium mangoes, seed removed, peeled and chopped
1
lime, thinly sliced
  1. In 2-quart saucepan, heat sugar and 3 cups water over medium heat 2 to 3 minutes or until sugar is completely dissolved. Refrigerate until chilled, about 30 minutes.
  2. To make Mixed Berry Mocktails: Place 1 cup berries in pitcher. Muddle with back of wooden spoon. Add 1 1/2 cups of the sugar mixture, 1 cup lemon juice, 3 cups cold water, remaining berries and lemon slices. Refrigerate 30 minutes to chill. To serve, fill 8 glasses half full with berry mixture. Add ice and sparkling water to fill glasses.
  3. To make Cucumber-Mint Mocktails: Place mint leaves in pitcher. Muddle with back of wooden spoon. Add 1 1/2 cups of the sugar mixture, 1 cup lemon juice, 3 cups cold water and cucumber slices. Refrigerate 30 minutes to chill. To serve, fill 8 glasses half full with cucumber mixture. Add ice and sparkling water to fill glasses.
  4. To make Mango-Lime Mocktails: Place 1 cup chopped mango in pitcher. Muddle with back of wooden spoon. Add 1 1/2 cups of the sugar mixture, 1 cup lemon juice, 3 cups cold water, remaining mango and lime slices. Refrigerate 30 minutes to chill. To serve, fill 8 glasses half full with mango mixture. Add ice and sparkling water to fill glasses.
Makes 24 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
These refreshing drinks can be personalized in any way--add more sparkling water to reduce the sweetness, or mix and match your favorite fruits.
For an easy garnish, spoon some of the fruit from the pitcher into each glass.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 140
    • (Calories from Fat 0),
  • Total Fat 0g
    • (Saturated Fat 0g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 5mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 34g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 31g),
  • Protein 0g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 Starch;
    • 1/2 Fruit;
    • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.