13 Absolutely Bussin Mocktails (And You Won’t Miss the Booze)

No alcohol doesn’t have to mean no flavor! You won’t have any cocktail FOMO — or a hangover — with these easy and refreshing summer mocktail recipes. From fruity to savory and frozen to on-the-rocks, there’s a drink here you’ll love.

Two glasses of blueberry lemonade garnished with lemon, blueberries and herbs.
Blueberry Lemonade. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Iced Tea Lemonade

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Iced Tea Lemonade. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Iced tea and lemonade are the perfect combination for summer refreshments. It’s all about nailing the ratio for this duo named for the golf pro. Add a splash of vodka to make it a John Daly — another famous golfer.
Get the Recipe: Iced Tea Lemonade

Non-Alcoholic Red, White and Blue Jello Cups

Small patriotic-themed dessert cups layered with blue, white, and red gelatin topped with whipped cream and red, white, and blue sprinkles on a white marble surface.
Non-Alcoholic Red, White and Blue Jello Cups. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Brighten your summer holiday celebrations with a tray of Red, White & Blue Jello Shots. These tri-colored treats are perfect for summer gatherings like the Fourth of July. You can make them boozy for the 21+ or you can make them non-alcoholic if you prefer!
Get the Recipe: Boozy Red, White and Blue Jello Shots / Non-Alcoholic Red, White and Blue Jello Cups

Virgin Strawberry Daiquiri

A frozen strawberry margarita in a gold-rimmed glass garnished with lime slices, surrounded by fresh strawberries and limes on a white surface.
Virgin Strawberry Daiquiri. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Frozen and flavorful, these ice cold strawberry daiquiris will transport you to the streets of New Orleans, without the hangover.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Strawberry Daiquiri

French Soda

An overhead view of two creamy French sodas garnished with mint sprigs
French Soda. Photo credit: Feast + West.

The creamy and bubbly French Soda is the best way to cool off this summer. Made with your favorite flavored syrups, carbonated water and cream, this bright and effervescent three-ingredient drink is simple to put together and delicious to drink.
Get the Recipe: French Soda

Virgin Bloody Mary

garnishes on a Bloody Mary
Virgin Bloody Mary. Photo credit: Feast + West.

You will be surprised at how mouthwatering a Virgin Bloody Mary is! Even without alcohol, the savory flavors in this classic brunch cocktail shine bright and bold.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Bloody Mary

Herbal Limeade

two glasses of herbal limeade with green straws and limes
Herbal Limeade. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Bright green and full of herbaceous flavor, this recipe for Herbal Limeade is perfect for summertime. Hit up the farmers market or your own herb garden to make this brilliant and flavorful drink.
Get the Recipe: Herbal Limeade

Virgin Mojito

a jigger and a mojito mocktail
Virgin Mojito. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Sit by the pool with a Virgin Mojito. This refreshing, non-alcoholic spin on the classic cocktail is made with zero-proof rum, fresh limes and mint. It’s the perfect summer sipper, and you won’t miss the alcohol one bit.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Mojito

Red, White and Blue Spa Water / Berry Spa Water

a pint of berries with a glass of berry infused water
Red, White and Blue Spa Water. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Keep cool with this red, white and blue Berry Infused Water that refreshes and hydrates. With colorful berries and star-shaped apple slices, the fruit flavors seep into H20 for a light summer libation that’s perfect for any celebration, especially July 4.
Get the Recipe: Red, White and Blue Spa Water

Watermelon Agua Fresca

Watermelon and lime pieces surround a glass of a refreshing watermelon drink.
Watermelon Agua Fresca. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Watermelon Agua Fresca is the most refreshing way to cool off on a hot summer day. Make it in your blender with fresh melon and you’ll have a crushable, flavorful beverage ready in minutes. No tequila needed.
Get the Recipe: Watermelon Agua Fresca

Virgin Mint Julep

a mint leaf on top of a mint julep
Virgin Mint Julep. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Skip the bourbon and make a Virgin Mint Julep. Made with zero-proof spirits that taste like bourbon or unsweetened iced tea, this is a delicious non-alcoholic cocktail to enjoy all summer long.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Mint Julep

Virgin Moscow Mule

a mule cocktail with a bottle of zero-proof spirits
Virgin Moscow Mule. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Ginger beer, lime juice and your favorite non-alcoholic spirit make for a delightful and refreshing summer mocktail. It’s spicy, zesty and oh-so-crushable.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Moscow Mule

Balsamic Mocktails

four glasses of sparkling water with berries and balsamic vinegar.
Balsamic Mocktails. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Does balsamic vinegar in sparkling water taste like Coke, like the viral TikTok said? Maybe not, but it’s still a delicious and fruity drink you can make with regular balsamic vinegar or white balsamic vinegar. It’s surprisingly refreshing!
Get the Recipe: Balsamic Mocktails

Virgin Mimosa

a mint sprig and orange wedge on a mimosa in a stemless champagne flute
Virgin Mimosa. Photo credit: Feast + West.

Non-alcoholic mimosas are easy to make. Grab orange juice and your favorite bubbly mixer, such as ginger ale or sparkling lemonade, and make a festive drink worth celebrating — without the booze.
Get the Recipe: Virgin Mimosa

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