Who says you need alcohol to enjoy a delicious mixed drink? We certainly don’t, and we feel like any recipe can be amazing with the right ingredients. One of the best additions to virgin cocktails is ginger beer. But what can you mix with ginger beer that tastes good?
In this article, we are going to provide you with our favorite 6 Non Alcoholic recipes. Each one has a fabulous flavor with a bold ginger kick in the pants.
If you love ginger’s sweet and spicey flavor profile, you will love these recipes.
6 Great Non Alcoholic Ginger Beer Recipes
You can mix many different ingredients with ginger beer. Many of them will give you a non alcoholic recipe your entire family can enjoy.
Take a look at the recipes below and check your kitchen to ensure you have what you need. If not, it is time to take a quick trip to the grocery store because you don’t want to miss out on these amazing recipes.
Learn more: What Does Ginger Beer Taste Like?
1. Sweet Honey Ginger Beer
(Makes 1 Gallon)
Ginger beer offers an incredible flavor and can be sweet. You just have to know the right ingredients to add to your recipe. This sweet honey ginger beer is delicious, non alcoholic, and perfect for a sweet drink or a natural remedy for a stomach bug.
To make sweet honey ginger beer, you need.
- Ginger Root (2-3 medium-sized)
- ⅔ of a quart of Pure Water
- ¾ Cups of raw Honey
- ⅓ cup of lemon juice
This recipe requires you to create your own ginger bug, which is a starter culture (fermentation) to create ginger beer.
You can also simply add sweet, raw honey and lemon juice to the gingerbeer you already have on hand. This drink is enjoyable when served hot or cold.
2. Sparkling Apple Cider Punch
This recipe can technically be prepared with or without alcohol. But for this article’s purpose, we will leave the adult beverages out.
Sparkling Apple Cider punch with ginger beer is a holiday essential and will go great with many different types of snacks and desserts.
To make decedent sparkling apple cider punch, all you need is,
- 2- 12 ounce bottles of ginger beer
- 1 gallon of apple cider
- 1 bottle of sparking cider
- 1 lime (juiced)
- 1-star anise
- 1 Cinnomin stick
Mix all the ingredients in a large punch bowl to make this sweet concoction. You can add apple and orange slices to the mix for additional flavor and garnish if you like.
3. Matcha Ginger Beer
Ginger beer has a whole slew of health benefits all on its own. Matcha only adds to those benefits since it is known for being a great source of antioxidants.
Matcha is finely ground green tea. Mixed with hot or cold beverages, this ingredient tastes fantastic. It offsets the bitterness of the ginger beer with a fresh, smooth, green flavoring.
To make matcha ginger beer, all you need is
- One bottle of ginger beer
- One teaspoon of matcha
Before adding the matcha to your ginger beer, it is a good idea to stir it into a small amount of the liquid. Doing this will create a past, making it easier to combine.
4. Non Alcoholic Moscow Mule
A Moscow mule is one of the most well known drinks associated with ginger beer. While these are often mixed with alcohol, there are other ways to enjoy this beverage without adding any liquor.
What you need,
- ¾ cups of ginger beer
- 1-2 TBS of lime juice (fresh)
- ¼ Cup of club soda
- 1 TBSP of Simple Syrup
- 4 torn mint leaves
Mix these ingredients with a stir stick and pour it into a glass of refreshing cold ice cubes. This drink offers a nice mix of tangy, fiery, yet subtly sweet flavors. It will be a big hit with your adult guest as well as the younger crowd.
5. Peachy Ginger Beer
If you are looking for a fruity spin on a traditional drink, a peachy ginger beer mocktail is the way to go. Adding a little peach flavor to your non alcoholic drink will add a refreshing end to a long summer day.
What you need
- Peach preserves
- Fresh slices of your favorite fruit (We prefer strawberries)
- 2 cups of ginger beer
- 1 TBS of pure maple syrup
- Crushed Ice
Thoroughly mix the maple syrup with the ginger beer and peach preserves. Then pour the cocktail into a class full of crushed ice and add your sliced fruit sections.
6. Pineapple Gingerbeer
Pineapple ginger beer is a perfect choice if you want a sweet tropical beverage that will give you good beach vibes.
This drink is full of mouthwatering flavors and a unique combination of sweet and fiery. You will love this nonalcoholic option; it is an excellent addition to parties or small get-togethers with friends.
What you need
- 5 Ounces of ginger beer
- 1 TSP of chopped ginger
- ¼ cup of mint leaves (loosely packed)
- ¾ ounces of line juice
- 1 ½ ounces of cinnamon simple syrup
- 3 ounces of pineapple juice.
Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker, minus the ginger beer. Once the recipe is mixed well, pour it into a strainer. Put the remaining mix into two glasses full of ice, then add the ginger beer. Yum.
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