We're sharing two mocktails for the under 18 set (21 in the US) or those of us who may have had one too many Quarantinis and are looking for a little detox. Both are easy to make and refreshing.
The beautiful layers in this make it quite inviting.
2 ouces Fresh Lime Juice
1 ounce Simple Syrup
Muddle the raspberries in a cocktail shaker, add lime juice and simple syrup. Shake well. Strain into a tall glass filled with ice and top with ginger beer. Garnish with a citrus peel twist.
Perfect for older teens and those who like things a little hot!
3 ounces Fresh Lime Juice
1 ounce Orange Syrup (warm simple syrup & steep peel from a whole orange for about 30 minutes, cool)
Club Soda/Soda Water
Red Pepper Flakes + Salt
Mix red pepper flakes and salt in a small saucer. Dampen rim of glass and gently dip rim in spicy salt. Set glass aside.
Shake lime juice and simple syrup with plenty of ice in a cocktail shaker. Strain into a chili and salt rimmed cocktail glass. Top with soda water. Garnish with a chili.