You don’t need to search far and wide for non-alcoholic Christmas drinks. In fact, getting your customers in the festive spirit (without the actual spirits) has never been easier. No matter if you’re looking to make some non classic alcoholic Christmas cocktails or experiment and whip up your own specialist low or no-alcohol cocktail recipes. We’ve compiled a list of 10 non-alcoholic Christmas drinks for you to unwrap.
What Are Some Good Drinks Without Alcohol?
If you're looking for a good drink without the booze, you’ve plenty of options. For example, you could try non-alcoholic beer or spirits. Or, if you're looking for something a little more exciting, you could mix up a mocktail. The world really is your oyster when it comes to non-alcoholic Christmas drinks. Check out our selection below.
Non-Alcoholic Christmas Drinks
Tanqueray Alcohol Free
For a delicious alternative to a gin and tonic, look no further than Tanqueray alcohol-free. Made with the same botanical ingredients as Tanqueray London Dry Gin, this spirit has all the flavour without the alcohol. It's perfect for making non-alcoholic Christmas mocktails or for enjoying on its own with a mixer.
Budweiser Budvar Non-Alcoholic
Budweiser Budvar is the perfect non-alcoholic Christmas drink for anyone looking to enjoy all the taste of a traditional beer without the alcohol content. This lager is brewed in the Czech Republic (like its alcoholic counterpart) using only the finest ingredients, resulting in a smooth, full-bodied beer with a rich flavour. Budvar is also low in calories and gluten-free, making it a great option for those with dietary restrictions.
STRYKK Not Vanilla Vodka
Strykk Not Vodka is refreshing and full of flavour without the harshness of alcohol. Made with natural flavours, it’s also low in calories and sugar. Whether you are looking to whip up some non-alcoholic espresso martinis (see recipe below) or something to wind down after you’ve cooked Christmas dinner - Strykk Not Vodka is the perfect choice.
Strykk Alcohol-free espresso martini recipe:
- 30 ml STRYKK Not Vanilla Vodka
- 30 ml espresso (or coffee)
- 30ml sweetened condensed milk
- 60ml cup skimmed milk
- Place all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker and shake well.
- Serve up in a classic martini glass
A truly fine tasting alcohol free alternative, Menabrea 0% might be alcohol free but it’s 100% Italian excellence. Expertly crafted in the country using a bottom-fermenting yeast, the result is a delicate, finely balanced tasting alcohol free option with exquisite golden colour.
A Ship Full of IPA Non-Alcoholic
Love beer but want to avoid alcohol? A Ship Full of IPA is the perfect non-alcoholic Christmas drink for you. It’s brewed in England and has all the traditional flavours of a classic IPA, including hints of citrus and floral notes. It's also light and refreshing, so it’s easy to drink with any meal. A Ship Full of IPA is available in both cans and bottles, so you can enjoy it whichever way you prefer.
Whitley Neill Rhubarb & Ginger non-alcoholic gin
This delicious, non-alcoholic spirit is made with a blend of botanical ingredients, including juniper, orange peel and coriander. The result is a refreshing drink that captures the flavour of gin without any of the alcohol. It’s be-gin-ing to look a lot like Christmas - that’s right!
Codorníu Zero Alcohol Free Sparkling Wine
Finding a superb alcohol free wine option isn’t always easy, but this Codorníu Zero Alcohol Free Sparkling Wine does the trick perfectly. Originating from the Spanish region, this delectable drink boasts a fresh sweet tropical fruit, apple and citrus flavour. With the alcohol removed using state of the art technology to keep its strong flavour profile intact, it’s certain to be a key favourite among those searching for non alcoholic drinks this Christmas.
Lyre's Non-Alcoholic Italian Spritz
Made with a blend of botanical extracts and natural flavours, Lyre's Non-Alcoholic Italian Spritz is perfect for sipping on its own or mixing into festive cocktails. And with its lovely orange colour, it's sure to add a touch of holiday cheer to any gathering. So whether you're the designated driver or avoiding alcohol for health reasons, the Lyre's Italian Spritz is the perfect drink for you. Cheers!
Kopparberg Mixed Fruits Non Alcoholic
With good reason, Koppaberg has cemented itself one of the UK’s favourite cider brands. So there was no doubt when it launched its alcohol free option that it'd be a firm favourite. Kopparberg Mixed Fruit Cider’s got all the flavour of a traditional fruit cider, just without the booze.
Belvoir Farm Non-Alcoholic Passion Fruit Martini
According to YouGov, 62% of British adults said they were still likely to buy soft drinks. With this in mind, the rule book for adult soft drinks has changed drastically over the past few years. No longer just for kids, as more people are looking for alcohol free options, they’re turning to exotic soft drinks like Belvoir Farm's Non-Alcoholic Passionfruit Martini.
And it’s easy to see why, their non-alcoholic free martini is made with real tropical fruit juices and Madagascan vanilla extract for a delicious exotic alternative to a classic passionfruit and vanilla cocktail.
Where can you buy non-alcoholic Christmas drinks?
As the low and no alcohol category has grown in popularity over the last few years - this trend looks set to continue to grow. It’s vital that venues need to have engaging alcohol-free options on their menu to grow footfall all year round but especially at Christmas time.
If you’re looking for a festive drink to enjoy at your Christmas party or to serve to your punters that doesn’t involve alcohol, we’ve got you covered. From traditional Christmas drinks that are non-alcoholic to non-alcoholic cocktails & non-alcoholic beer, there’s something here for everyone.