Cocktail recipes without alcohol

Why choose the tastiest cocktail recipes without alcohol!

Making and drinking cocktails is a favorite pastime for many people. It is, of course, very cozy (and delicious!) to spend the evening over drinks and nice company. However, unfortunately, it is not very healthy to consume a lot of alcohol. Fortunately, there is now a solution to this, namely
non-alcoholic drinks
! For example, nowadays you can drink
NONA gin
non-alcoholic processo
non-alcoholic bubbles
use to make the most delicious cocktails. To give you a source of inspiration, in this blog we share some delicious alcohol-free alternatives and tasty cocktail recipes without alcohol that you can make at home.

Why use non-alcoholic beverages to make cocktails?

There are many reasons to choose non-alcoholic beverages when making cocktails. First, it is is fun to experiment and thus create and taste many different cocktails. If you do this with alcohol, you get tipsy pretty quickly. Although that is very cozy, sometimes you get tired of it quickly, especially if you make a big cocktail. If you use non-alcoholic beverages, then you can just keep trying all kinds of things without getting a hangover and headache the next day. So you are a lot healthier. In addition, many
sugar-free drinks
, so you also don’t have to worry much about how many
calories in non-alcoholic wine
is. The combination
non-alcoholic wine and pregnant
is also, of course, no problem. You can fine a NONA gin tonic welcome drink without alcohol at a baby shower. In addition, of course, children may also enjoy it. In short, 0.0 drinks fit perfectly into a healthy lifestyle!

What do you need to make cocktails? The basics:

In addition to the ingredients to make the alcohol-free cocktail recipes below, you’ll also need some props. Make sure you have these on hand so you can make delicious cocktails at home anytime when you have visitors, for example.

A jigger is a type of measuring cup and comes in different sizes. A jogger makes it easy to pour the right amount so that you create beautifully balanced cocktails.

The strainer is a sieve that you use to filter ice or other ingredients from the glass, for example. The most commonly used strainers are the Hawthorne strainer and the fine strainer. With the Hawthorne strainer, you’ll stop ice cubes as the cocktail pours from watermelon cocktail alcohol-free the shaker. Use the fine strainer to stop the smallest ice crystals from forming, giving you a clear cocktail.

The bar spoon is a spoon with an extra-long handle that makes it easy to stir in the glass. This method is also called “stirring.”

Instead of “stirring,” you can, of course, shake the cocktail in a special cocktail shaker.

A muddler is a pestle and fits easily into cocktail glasses. Use the muddler to mash ingredients to release juices and flavors.

The pour spout is a pouring spout that allows you to pour drinks from the bottle in a controlled manner. So if this pouring is still not working well from the loose, such a pour spout is very handy.

Champagne caps are used to seal liquor bottles tightly, so that the bubbles do not decompose and thus you also enjoy the non-alcoholic beverage longer.

Making non-alcoholic gin tonic cocktail? Choose NONA gin!

Gin and tonic is a popular mixed drink, but did you know that you can also make a non-alcoholic version of this cocktail? Instead of regular gin use
NONA gin
and it tastes at least as good! The name NONA comes from Latin and means the number nine. In fact, there are nine herbs in the drink, including, of course, juniper. This ingredient is also found in alcoholic gin and gives it a slightly sweet taste. There are also lemon, lemongrass, black peppercorns and basil in NONA gin. All ingredients are steam distilled separately to bring out the flavors.

A classic gin & tonic is very simple and, as the name suggests, consists of two ingredients: gin and tonic. So for the non-alcoholic version, use NONA gin. You can add some additional ingredients to make the gin and tonics recipes make them more special. Below are a few ideas!

Making non-alcoholic gin & tonic cocktail: Gin tonic with orange and cinnamon

This non-alcoholic cocktail is really perfect for Christmas because of the combination of orange and cinnamon. So a delicious welcome drink without alcohol for any Christmas party!


  • 50 ml NONA gin
  • 150 ml tonic (for example, Fever Tree, Royal Club or Schweppes Indian Tonic)
  • Slice of orange
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • ice cubes

This is how to make the gin tonic with orange and cinnamon

  1. Cut the orange into slices.
  2. Fill the glass with ice cubes and pour the NONA gin over it and stir briefly. Then add the tonic.
  3. Add the cinnamon sticks and a slice of orange. Squeeze the slice extra over the glass if necessary for extra flavor.

Spicy cocktail making with gin and chili pepper

Do you like a little extra spice? Then try this easy cocktail recipe with a Spanish red pepper!


  • 50 ml NONA gin
  • 150 ml tonic (for example, Fever Tree, Royal Club or Schweppes Indian Tonic)
  • Lime
  • 1 Spanish red pepper
  • ice cubes

This is how to make the gin tonic Spanish red pepper

  1. Cut the pepper in half lengthwise and remove the seeds.
  2. Cut off a piece of the pepper and crush it in a tall glass with a muddler or the back of a spoon.
  3. Pour in the juice of half a lime and add a few ice cubes. Then pour in the NONA gin and tonic.
  4. Use the remaining piece of pepper to garnish the glass.

Making Mojito without alcohol with Sprite (Virgin Mojito mocktail with Sprite)

Mojito is also a well-known cocktail and this drink originated in Cuba. It includes rum, lime juice, cane sugar and mint. In the Virgin Mojito (without alcohol, that is) omit the rum and use Sprite or 7-Up. In fact, this soda already has a nice lemon flavor, so combined with carbonation, you can make a delicious Mojito here without alcohol.


  • 40 ml of Sprite (or 7-Up of course)
  • Fresh mint leaves
  • 1 lime
  • 2 tablespoons of cane sugar
  • Shaved ice

Ingredients Virgin cocktail Mojito making is how you do it!

  1. Take a large glass and add the mint leaves and 2 tablespoons of cane sugar. Squeeze half a lime over this.
  2. Pour in the Sprite or 7-Up.
  3. Stir the drink well.
  4. Serve with shaved ice

Tip: Prefer alcohol-free drinks without sugar drink? If so, omit the cane sugar and use Sprite Light or Zero Sugar.

Mojito without mint: Strawberry Mojito!

You can also make a Mojito mocktail without mint if you’re not a fan of that. A popular variation of the mintless Mojito is the Strawberry Mojito. So here you use strawberries and it really is a refreshing summer drink without alcohol. You can make a big jug of Mojito out of this for a picnic, for example!


  • Box of strawberries (preferably fresh, but frozen and thawed strawberries will do as well)
  • Lime
  • 50 ml of Sprite or 7-Up
  • Shaved ice

This is how to make the Strawberry Mojito without mint

  1. Take a large pitcher of water and put the strawberries without stems in it. Use a wooden spoon to mash the strawberries. This releases the juices of the strawberries, giving the drink extra flavor!
  2. Then add the juice of the lime. You do this to taste. Do you like a fresh, sour taste? Then put in extra much lime juice.
  3. Then pour in the Sprite or 7-Up and stir well with the wooden spoon.
  4. Put a layer of shaved ice in a glass and pour the Virgin Strawberry Mojito over it and serve with an additional lime wedge if desired.

Tip: Of course, you can also make this Strawberry Mojito with mint. In that case, in step 1, add a few mint leaves to the strawberries and mash together to make a puree. You can also use a few mint leaves to garnish the glass.

Non-alcoholic liqueur

Liqueur you can also buy in a non-alcoholic version. If you want to make an alcohol-free Margarita, you can replace the liqueur with Biongiorno Vinegar, for example. This drink is made from balsamic vinegar and apple cider vinegar, among others, and comes in a variety of flavors such as pomegranate, ginger and honey. Combined with a spicy ginger beer, for example, you can also make delicious Moscow Mule alcohol-free here. In addition to the delicious taste, Biongiorno Vinegar liqueurs are also healthy for your intestinal flora, so you make a healthy non-alcoholic cocktail as well!

Virgin Ginger Margarita: non-alcoholic cocktail with ginger ale and ginger liqueur

The original Margarita cocktail is made with tequila and triple sec liqueur, but a tasty and alcohol-free version of this cocktail is easily made at home with ginger ale and Biongiorno Vinegar Lemon & Ginger.


  • 150 ml ginger ale
  • 100 ml Biongiorno Vinegar Lemon & Ginger
  • 1 tablespoon of agave syrup
  • Lime
  • Ice cubes

This is how to make the non-alcoholic Ginger Margarita

  1. Pour the ginger ale, Biongiorno Vinegar, lime juice from 1 lime, agave syrup and the ice cubes into a large glass and stir with a spoon.
  2. In another glass, put a few ice cubes and pour the drink into this with a strainer.
  3. Garnish with an additional slice of lime.

Tip: You can also make a Frozen Margarita by putting the ingredients from step 1 (including the ice cubes, that is!) in a blender. This way you get a deliciously refreshing and summer drink without alcohol!

Other tasty non-alcoholic drinks

Don’t always feel like splurging and making cocktails? Then you can also make easy mixed drinks just by diluting it with sparkling water, possibly with a slice of lemon or a few mint leaves. Furthermore non-alcoholic wine is of course also a great option for enjoying a delicious drink quickly and easily. At Alcoholfree Drinks, in addition to virgin cocktail drinks, you can also order, for example alcohol-free prosecco or alcohol-free red wine. The unique range is recommended by Hamersma and is not available in supermarkets. If you can’t choose, you can also order a
wine package
non-alcoholic bubbles
in a variety of flavors. Ideal for trying out and discovering which non-alcoholic beverage best suits your
healthy lifestyle

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