There’s a growing population of adults who have committed to permanent abstinence from alcohol. This is because trends about health and eating healthy and clean are getting popular and hence are followed. Drinking booze that makes you intoxicated does not help you deal with day-to-day reality as some might actually believe. Becoming drunk and high won’t make one attain real happiness, but in most cases only makes things worse. In this article, we will give out suggestions on how to make party drinks that won’t make you tipsy.
DIY Party Drinks that Will Never Make You Tipsy
Coconut with Strawberry Smoothie
This smoothie is made with the combination of strawberries, coconut water, almond butter and stevia blended on high. It’s easy to make, only consisting of the following:
- 1 cup frozen strawberries
- ½ cup coconut water
- 1 tablespoon creamy roasted almond butter
- 5 drops vanilla stevia
- 1 tablespoon ground chia seeds
- 3 ice cubes
We’re all grown too familiar with piña colada. For cleansing, know that there’s another variety called the greens colada that’s made with refreshing greens and pineapple chunks. Blend everything below together until smooth then serve.
- 1 large cucumber, peeled and chopped
- ¼ cup water
- ½ cup parsley
- ½ cup frozen pineapple chunks
- 1 tablespoon coconut oil
- 5 drops stevia
- 4 ice cubes
Kale and Orange
Some people might not like the taste of kale, but if you mix it with a strong citrus fruit such as orange, the mixed juice can taste wonderful. For anyone in the party that needs a little tart sweetness in a drink, they have to try this concoction:
- 1 cup chopped kale
- 1 whole orange, peeled and chopped
- ¼ cup water
- 1 cup ice cubes
Coconut and Watermelon
Newly introduced in some debut catering services, the coconut and watermelon combo is a cool party drink. Packed with an essential amino acid known as L-citrulline, watermelon when mixed with any drink is great for recovery. Mix together watermelon and coconut water and add a dash of salt as you want to bring out the sweetness of the fruit. Serve this party drink with a sexy glass and awe your guests.
- 1 cup of cubed watermelon
- 1 cup coconut water
- 1 lime (optional)
If you dig something unique, go for rosemary lemonade. The taste of this DIY drink is not too sweet, but one that just has a tad punch of savory from the rosemary. Combine the following and don’t forget to discard the rosemary sprigs after the flavor is absorbed by the water.
- 5-6 lemons
- 3-4 sprigs of rosemary
- 1 cup sugar
- 6 cups water
To add to the excitement, you can always choose to swap out rosemary for other spices like thyme or basil.
These DIY party drinks are not only delicious but are also healthier than most booze available in bars and clubs. When you make it on your own, you become more aware of the ingredients and also their health benefits. Realize that you don’t need to always have alcoholic drinks in a party for any celebration.
About the Author:
Pria Luz is a full-time mom to her two year old darling angel. A passionate homemaker, event organizer and DIY enthusiast. Follow her on in twitter @PriaLuz.