If you are gearing up for St. Patty’s Day or just want a delicious drink, you have to give this Sour and Sweet Apple Mocktail a try!
Beverages are a favorite treat at our house.
We are always experimenting and coming up with fun and creative concoctions. This particular drink is perfect to celebrate any day of the year, but we choose the green theme to help celebrate St. Patty’s day!
Of course this apple mocktail can be enjoyed year round!
What’s The Difference Between Mocktail And A Cocktail?
The difference between a mocktail and a cocktail is that a cocktail contains alcohol combined with some sort of juice or mixer (such as soda). A mocktail contains all that flavor, and bubbly without the alcohol involved. Ready to make this a real cocktail? Check out this tutorial on How to Make Berry Infused Vodka.
Secret Ingredient For This Apple Mocktail Recipe
Our secret ingredient for this particular recipe is 7UP®. It gives the drink the perfect amount of fizz and lift that we are looking for in our mocktail beverage. We also used some fresh and delicious ingredients such as lime juice, basil and green apples!
We typically have 7UP on hand at all times to include in our beverage creation moments! It is the perfect addition to so many drink recipes! There are so many different ways to kick up your social night spread using 7UP!
What Do I Need To Make This Apple Mocktail?
This recipe is simple to make and uses 5 ingredients! You can’t beat how easy and delicious this recipe is!
- Simple Syrup
- Ice Cubes
- Green Apple
How Do I Make This Mocktail Recipe?
This mocktail recipe is super easy to make. You want to combine the simple syrup, ice cubes and basil. Give it a stir.
Then add the 7-Up, lime, and apple slices. That’ it!
Go ahead…sip and enjoy!
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Let’s get to this delicious recipe!
Sour and Sweet Apple Mocktail
- 1.5 oz of simple syrup
- 2 ice cubes
- 2 fresh basil leaves
- 6 oz of 7UP
- juice of 1/2 of lime
- 1 thin slice of green apple
- Put simple syrup, ice cubes and basil in glass, stir.
- Add 7UP, lime juice and apple slice, stir.
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TIP: If you are over the age of 21 years old, you can add 1 oz of vodka into this drink to make the perfect adult beverage.
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