15 Fabulous Mocktails for Mom-to-Be!
Yes, pregnancy is a time to avoid alcoholic beverages. But just because you have that adorable baby bump doesn't mean you can't have a fun drink in hand! There are all kinds of delicious mocktails out there that can help you ride out the next nine months. And, let's be honest, some (all?) of them actually taste better sans alcohol!
What are mocktails? If you're new to this term, it just means that it's a cocktail made without any alcohol. There are plenty of fun flavor combinations to try.
Here, you'll find 15 of the best mocktail recipes to give you just what you need to quench your pregnant thirst while trying something new and exciting. Whether you crave something fizzy and fruity or a drink with a subtle herbal kick, you'll find a great fit in this lineup of libations.
Strawberry Mint Fizz
This tasty strawberry mint fizz also has a notes of cucumber. The freshness of this drink is perfect for any time of the year, and you'll definitely want more than one glass! Get the recipe from Babble.
This beautiful mocktail has a richer taste thanks to the blood orange and basil, which end up complementing one another for a perfectly balanced flavor profile. And, of course, the fizz makes it extra fun to drink! Get the recipe from Babble.
Orange blossom water gives this mocktail its special Persian twist. If you appreciate the deeper fruit flavor of pomegranate, you'll love this mama mocktail. Get the recipe from Tori Avey.
Frozen drinks are always a treat to drink, especially when coconut and strawberries are involved. This one is a favorite for sipping poolside-or when you want to imagine yourself on a tropical getaway! Get the recipe from The Lemon Bowl.
Sparkling Honey Rosemary Lemonade
This upgrade on your typical lemonade features a tasty combination of sweetness and herbal flavor. It's all the fun of a cocktail without the booze! Get the recipe from Nutmeg Nanny.
Watermelon Hibiscus Lime Cooler
One of the fun things about cocktails is the interesting mix of flavors, which this drink most certainly has. Is intriguing combination of fruity watermelon, citrusy lime and floral hibiscus make it one you'll want to make more than once. Get the recipe from Tasty Yummies. Banana Piña Colada
Piña coladas are always a great candidate for going virgin! Whip up this non-alcoholic cocktail in your blender for a frozen treat. Get the recipe from Tasty Yummies. Frozen Virgin Strawberry Margarita
This frozen strawberry margarita is perfect for when you're in a party mood! Get the recipe from Barbara Bakes.
Pink Grapefruit Sparkler
This pink grapefruit sparkler also features the flavors of pineapple and ginger. Bonus: Ginger helps with morning sickness, making this one of the pregnancy-friendly beverages out there! Get the recipe from Cookin' Canuck.
A mango margarita will definitely help a tired pregnant mama relax and transport herself-at least mentally-to a desert island,Get the recipe from Simply Sated.
This slushy mojito is downright irresistible, and it's a nice change of pace if you want to try something with less of a fruity flavor than the others on the list. Get the recipe from Wonky Wonderful.
What better way to get in some anti-morning sickness ginger than with a mojito? Get the recipe from Taste As You Go. Citrus Mint Spritzer
A hint of mint gives this citrus spritzer a refreshing flavor you'll love. Get the recipe from Diethood.Summer Fruit Spritzer
When summer comes, be sure to get out this recipe and take advantage of all those fresh, ripe fruits!.Get the recipe from Miss in the Kitchen.
Cranberry Sorbet Bellini
If you can't have a classic bellini, go for this variation on a theme with raspberry and cranberry. Get the recipe from Country Cleaver.