Herbal Mocktail Recipes You Need To Try Now

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Herbal mocktails are vibrant blends that deliver a refreshing burst of flavours. Mocktails are not just flavoursome they also help in hydrating your body and rejuvenating your senses. It has a soothing effect that makes every sip enjoyable. These concoctions are delectable alternatives to cocktails and pack a whole lot of flavours that will excite even the most discerning taste buds.

Herbal Mocktails: A Refreshing Twist to Try Now

1. Rosemary and Grapefruit Mocktail Recipe

Rosemary and Grapefruit Mocktail
The earthy notes of rosemary and zesty kick of grapefruit mingle to form this delightful herbal mocktail. Every sip promises an aromatic tango of rosemary and zesty grapefruit. This simple mocktail is a great option for anyone interested to add a herbal twist to their drink repertoire. Here’s a mocktail recipe for you to try at home:

Ingredients
- Rosemary simple syrup: 75ml
- Grapefruit juice: 120
- Sparkling water - top up
- Rosemary sprig - 1
- Grapefruit slice - 1
- Ice

Method
- Rosemary simple syrup recipe: Combine sugar, water, and rosemary sprigs in a small saucepan over medium heat. Make sure to keep stirring until the sugar is completely dissolved. Remove the syrup from the heat and set it aside to cool completely. Refrigerate after straining it into an airtight container. This can be stored in the refrigerator for a few weeks
- In a large mixing glass, add ice, rosemary simple syrup, and grapefruit juice
- Stir well to combine
- Add fresh ice to the serving glass
- Strain the drink into the glasses, and top up with soda 
- Garnish with a slice of grapefruit and a rosemary sprig

2. Mint Basil Mojito Mocktail Recipe

Mint Basil Mojito Mocktail
Relish the minty-fresh mocktail that captures the essence of aromatic basil in a flavourful blend. This non-alcoholic version of the classic Mojito is a must-try mocktail recipe for anyone looking for a refreshing herbal twist. Mint and basil come together to create a zesty fusion of flavours. This herbal mocktail is a perfect choice for any occasion! Here’s the mocktail recipe for you to try at home:

Ingredients
- Basil leaves - handful
- Mint leaves - handful
- Simple syrup - 30ml
- Lime juice - 30ml
- Sparkling water - top-up
- Lime slice- 1
- Mint sprig - 1
- Ice

- Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and add basil, mint and simple syrup to it
- Using a muddler, gently muddle the ingredients to release their essence and aroma
- Next, add ice to the shaker and pour freshly squeezed lime juice into it
- Shake vigorously to combine 
- Prepare a tall glass or Collins glass by adding some fresh ice to it
- Using a cocktail strainer, double-strain the mixture into the prepared tall glass
- Top up the drink with club soda
- Garnish with a slice of lime, mint sprig and a basil leaf

3. Cranberry Sage Mocktail Recipe

Cranberry Sage Mocktail
This tantalising blend of luscious cranberries and soothing sage is a must-try if you are looking for refreshing herbal mocktails. Cranberries with a hint of sweetness and tart complements the earthy notes of sage beautifully. This mocktail offers a comforting and invigorating experience in every sip! It’s simple and easy to make at home. Here’s the mocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Sage-infused simple syrup - 15ml
- Cranberry juice - 60ml
- Sparkling water - to up
- Sage sprig - 1
- Cranberries - 2
- Ice

Method
- Sage-infused simple syrup: Combine sugar, water, and sage sprigs in a small saucepan over medium heat. Make sure to keep stirring until the sugar is completely dissolved. Remove the syrup from the heat and set it aside to cool completely. Refrigerate after straining it into an airtight container. This can be stored in the refrigerator for a few weeks.
- Grab a tall glass and fill it with fresh ice
- Measure and pour freshly made cranberry juice followed by sage-infused simple syrup over the ice
- Top up the drink with club soda or sparkling water
- Garnish the drink with cranberries and sage leaves

Crafting mocktails that are infused with the goodness of herbs creates an explosion of flavours that are simply unforgettable! Try these herbal mocktail recipes the next time you are looking for something refreshing to mix. With plenty of options available, you can easily experiment and create your own recipes and savour the delightful taste of these buzz-free drinks!