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Mock The Night Away


Six different delicious alcohol-free drinks on a table with a shaker, Ritual Tequila Alternative & Free Spirits

Ten Alcohol-Free Mocktail Swaps for Classic Cocktails


Ready to raise your glass without the guilt? Say goodbye to the morning-after regrets and hello to a night of delicious, guilt-free indulgence! In this blog post, we're unveiling the secrets to creating mocktail magic that rivals your favorite classic cocktails. Join us on a journey of flavor, fun, and a touch of wellness as we shake up your typical night out. Let's turn alcohol-free dreams into reality – because who says you can't mock the night away with style?


1. Old Fashioned Elegance


Old fashioned alcohol-free mocktail

Transport yourself to a serene oasis with this Old-Fashioned-inspired mocktail. This alcohol-free blend of muddled orange, cherry, and a touch of aromatic bitters topped with soda offers the same timeless sophistication without the spirits.


Ingredients:

  • 1 orange wedge

  • 1 maraschino cherry

  • Dash of Lyre's American Malt

  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup

  • Aromatic non-alcoholic bitters

  • Ice

  • Soda water


Directions: Muddle the orange wedge, cherry, and a dash of Lyre's American Malt in a glass. Add ice, simple syrup, a few dashes of aromatic non-alcoholic bitters, and top it off with soda water. Stir and enjoy this classic cocktail without the alcohol!


2. Kickin’ Ginger Mule


Alcohol-free alternative to the classic Moscow Mule

Take a spicy twist on tradition with this refreshing, alcohol-free alternative to the Moscow Mule. Zesty ginger beer, lime, a hint of mint, and Monday Zero Alcohol Gin combine to create a drink that's sure to put a kick in your evening.


Ingredients:

  • 1 cup ginger beer

  • 1/2 lime, juiced

  • Fresh mint leaves

  • 1 oz Monday Zero Alcohol Gin

  • Ice


Directions: In a copper mug or glass, pour ginger beer over ice. Squeeze in lime juice, add fresh mint leaves, and incorporate Monday Zero Alcohol Gin for a kick. This mocktail will have your taste buds dancing in no time!


3. Minty Mojito Bliss


Mojito alcohol-free remix

Dive into a world of freshness with this Mojito remix that features muddled mint, lime, and a touch of sweetness. This drink delivers the same invigorating flavor as the classic Mojito, minus the alcohol.


Ingredients:

  • 8-10 fresh mint leaves

  • 1/2 lime, cut into wedges

  • 1 tablespoon sugar

  • 1 oz Lyre’s Non-Alcoholic White Cane Spirit

  • Ice

  • Club soda


Directions: Muddle mint leaves, lime wedges, and sugar in a glass. Fill the glass with ice, add Lyre’s Non-Alcoholic White Cane Spirit, and top it off with club soda. Stir gently to release the minty bliss without the alcohol.


4. Cerveza Mockarita Fiesta


Glasses of booze-free Cerveza Margaritas

Join the party with a Pitcher of Cerveza Mockaritas! This vibrant drink combines the best of a classic margarita with non-alcoholic beer, giving you a fiesta of flavors without the intoxication.


Ingredients:


Directions: Rim glasses with salt if desired. Pour Corona Non-Alcoholic Beer, Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative, lime juice and orange juice into the pitcher. Stir well. Fill glasses with crushed ice and pour the Mockarita mixture over the ice, bringing the fiesta to your gathering!


5. Whiskey Sour Serenade


Alcohol-free Whiskey Sour

This alcohol-free rendition of a Whiskey Sour boasts the perfect blend of booze-free bourbon, lemon, simple syrup, and a dash of soda, ensuring a harmonious experience for your palate.


Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Free Spirits The Spirit of Bourbon

  • ½ cup lemon juice

  • 2 tablespoons simple syrup

  • Splash of club soda

  • Ice

  • Maraschino cherry


Directions: In a shaker, combine lemon juice, simple syrup, Free Spirits The Spirit of Bourbon, and ice. Shake well and strain into a glass over fresh ice. Add a splash of club soda and garnish with a maraschino cherry for a symphony of flavors without the alcohol. Sip and enjoy the serenade!


6. Strawberry Daiquiri Delight


No-booze Strawberry Daiquiri

This alcohol-free Strawberry Daiquiri captures the essence of summer, blending frozen strawberries, zesty citrus, and a hint of sweetness for a delightful mocktail that's as vibrant as it is refreshing. Sip, unwind, and let the luscious flavors transport you to a sunny day without the need for spirits.


Ingredients:

  • 1 cup fresh strawberries

  • ½ cup lemon juice

  • 2-3 tablespoons lime juice

  • 2 tablespoons simple syrup

  • ½ cup Ritual Zero Proof Rum Alternative

  • Ice

  • Strawberry for garnish


Directions: In a blender, combine strawberries, lemon and lime juices, simple syrup, and Ritual Zero Proof Rum Alternative with a generous amount of ice. Blend till smooth and pour into a glass. Garnish with a strawberry on the rim. Cheers to a Strawberry Daiquiri experience that's nothing short of delightful!


7. Bloody Virgin Mary


Bloody Virgin Mary with alcohol-free Gin

This alcohol-free rendition of a Bloody Mary offers the same zingy blend of tomato, spices, and a touch of citrus as the traditional drink, providing a morning or anytime pick-me-up.


Ingredients:

  • 1 cup tomato juice

  • Dash of Worcestershire sauce

  • Dash of hot sauce

  • Squeeze of lemon juice

  • 1 oz Free Spirits The Spirit of Gin

  • Celery stalk for garnish

  • Ice


Directions: In a glass filled with ice, combine tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, Free Spirits The Spirit of Gin, and a squeeze of lemon juice. Stir well and garnish with a celery stalk for a revitalizing awakening without the booze.


8. Manhattan Magic


Alcohol-free twist on classic Manhattan cocktail

This alcohol-free twist on the classic Manhattan combines Lyre’s American Malt, bitters, sweet vermouth substitute, and a maraschino cherry garnish, creating a spellbinding treat.


Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup Lyre's American Malt

  • Splash of Lyre’s Aperitif Rosso

  • Dash of non-alcoholic bitters (try All The Bitter Aromatic Bitters)

  • Maraschino cherry for garnish

  • Ice


Directions: In a glass, combine Lyre's American Malt and Lyre’s Aperitif Rosso with a dash of non-alcoholic bitters over ice. Stir well and garnish with a maraschino cherry for a magically sophisticated experience.


9. Cosmo Cool-Down


Cosmo no-booze mocktail

Chill out in style with this refreshing concoction of cranberry, lime, and a splash of citrus. This drink delivers the same Cosmopolitan flair without the alcohol, making it perfect for any occasion.


Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup cranberry juice

  • 2 tablespoons lime juice

  • 1 tablespoon orange juice

  • 1 oz Strykk Not Vodka

  • Ice


Directions: Shake cranberry juice, lime juice, orange juice, and Strykk Not Vodka in a shaker with ice. Strain into a glass over fresh ice for a cool-down craze that's chic and alcohol-free.


10. Piña Paradise


A beachy sunset with a refreshing alcohol-free Pina Colada

Escape to a tropical paradise with this refreshing alternative to the classic piña colada. This drink creates a luscious alcohol-free blend of non-alcoholic coconut rum, pineapple, coconut milk, and a hint of citrus, inviting you to unwind and enjoy the taste of the tropics.


Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup pineapple juice

  • 1/4 cup coconut milk

  • 1 tablespoon lime juice

  • 1 oz Beckett’s ’27 Non-Alcoholic Coconut Rum

  • Pineapple slice for garnish

  • Ice


Directions: In a glass, mix pineapple juice, coconut milk, lime juice, and Beckett’s ’27 Non-Alcoholic Coconut Rum over ice. Garnish with a pineapple slice and get ready to be transported to paradise with every sip!

 

Sip, Smile, Repeat!

 

Friends sharing and toasting with alcohol-free drinks!

As you embark on this journey of guilt-free indulgence, remember that Mocking The Night Away isn't just about replacing spirits—it's about redefining your entire drinking experience. These creations, far from imitations, stand proudly on their own, offering vibrant, exciting nights without consequences. Whether entertaining friends or seeking a new craving, these mocktails elevate your traditions with complex flavors and satisfaction without compromise. Cheers to a world of guilt-free, flavorful possibilities—here's to Mocking The Night Away with style, taste, and well-deserved indulgence!

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