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Refreshing Mocktail Recipes To Enjoy This Summer

Summer days often leave you craving for a cool, refreshing drink. This, in turn, makes you grab a glass of an aerated drink. Though it may satiate you at that time, it can be extremely harmful in the long run. Refreshing mocktails are a great alternative and perfect for the summer season.

Here are a few recipes to delight your palate

1) Refreshing orange mint mocktail

Orange Mint Mocktails

This drink is very refreshing, perfect to chill, cool off and relax.

Ingredients:

2 cups orange juice
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/2cup club soda
1/4 cup water
2tbsp sugar
2 to 3 slices orange
2to 3 mint leaves
Ice cubes as required




Instructions:

  • Stir orange juice, lemon juice, water, and sugar in a vessel till the sugar dissolves.
  • Garnish with orange slices, mint leaves, and ice cubes.
  • Top with soda.

2) Strawberry lemonade

Strawberry-Lemonade Mocktail

Strawberry lemonade mocktails can be made in minutes and is a very popular choice.

Ingredients:

1 cup of ginger ale
1 cup of fresh lemonade
3 strawberries chopped
1 strawberry for garnishing

Instructions:

  • In a glass, combine lemonade and ginger ale along with the ice
  • Add the finely chopped strawberries.
  • Use the last strawberry for garnishing.

3) Pina Colada

Pina Colada
This is another easy mocktail recipe.

Ingredients

2 ripe bananas
1 cup of fresh pineapple diced
1/2 cup of coconut milk
3 cups of ice cubes
Pineapple wedges for garnishing

Instructions

  • In a blender blend banana, pineapple pieces, ice and coconut milk.
  • Pour the mixture into glasses and garnish with pineapple wedges.
  • Serve immediately.

4) Mango Frappe

Mango Frappe

Ingredients




1 mango, peeled and cut into chunks
3/4 cup of orange juice
1/4 cup of lime juice
2 ice cubes
1 cup of club soda

Instructions

  • Puree the mango in a blender.
  • The add the orange and lime juice and blend for another one minute.
  • Add the club soda and ice cubes.
  • Mix until all the ingredients are well blended.Then serve.

These simple mocktails are very easy to prepare.

Guest Writer: Madhu Jain

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