The temp is rising, and when the weather gets warmer, our taste buds start to crave sweet, refreshing libations! It's tough to top sitting outside, sipping on an invigorating concoction while watching the flowers bloom. For the days when the only buzz you're interested in is that of the busy bees, there are so many dazzling drinks that can quench your thirst without alcohol. Here are eleven non-alcoholic drinks to sip on this spring, summer, and beyond!
- Fresh Mint Ginger Lemonade
An adult twist on a spring classic, the fresh mint ginger lemonade is a great way to wet your whistle and put a little spring in your step. It's really simple to make and can be taken up a notch by enhancing it with mint ice cubes!
- Vanilla Bean Horchata Iced CoffeeIf you are in need of a little pick me up, this vanilla bean horchata coffee on the rocks is just what the doctor ordered. It's perfect for coffee connoisseurs who want a sweet little something-something on a spring morning.
- Lavender Earl Gray Blackberry Ice Cream Float
This vegan treat is a luscious libation for a warmer spring afternoon. It has black tea to perk you up and sparkling water to dazzle your taste buds with a light, bubbly sensation. Yummy!
- Beat Sumac Soda
It's a bubbly beverage without all of the sugar and guilt associated with your run of the mill, standard soda. A tart, revitalizing take on a spring classic, this soda will leave you feeling refreshed.
- White Iced Tea
Iced tea is always in season, and there is something about white iced tea that creates the perfect balance between energizing and truly satisfying. Make this classic your own by adding in lavender, vanilla, or a few drops of lemon.
- Pina Colada Mocktail
So it's not quite summertime yet, but that doesn't mean you can't indulge in some tropical flavors. Coconut and pineapple are the perfect combination of fruity flavors for any time of year!
- Raspberry Lime Margarita Fizz
Abstaining from alcohol shouldn't keep you from enjoying your favorite flavors. This margarita mocktail is a marvelous match for palette!
- Ginger Peach Soda
If the thought of ginger and peach combined in a fizzy concoction doesn't get your taste buds buzzing, I don't know what will! This mature soda is a perfect alcohol alternative that won't dehydrate you and will leave you feeling so good.
- Thai Tea
Craving something sweet, creamy, and caffeine packed? Look no further than this classic Thai favorite. It is refreshing, energizing, and will leave your taste buds tingling for more.
- Ginger Basil Grapefruit Mimosas
Can you say that five times fast? This mocktail combines quintessential spring flavors into one delicious spritzer that just hits the spot. Easy to make and perfect to share, this pseudo-mimosa is a flawless way to end a spring day.