This citrus strawberry mocktail recipe is the perfect refreshing summer drink! It's great for parties, baby showers where you want easy mocktails for your guests, and really anytime you want something smooth, citrusy, and refreshing! It's one of the best mocktail recipes out there! ous!
For the Strawberry Simple Syrup
1cupstrawberries, chopped and pulsed in the blender
For the Mocktail
1TBSstrawberry simple syrup
For the Simple Syrup
Mix sugar, water, and strawberries together in a pot.
Heat over medium heat until boiling.
Mix together while boiling until sugar is completely dissolved.
Pour mixture through a fine mesh strainer to strain liquid syrup from leftover strawberries. If you'd like to add additional flavor to the citrus strawberry mocktail, you can put some of the leftover strawberry mixture into the drink.
For the mocktail
Mix strawberry simple syrup, lemon-lime soda, lime juice, and macerated strawberries together for the ultimate citrus mocktail!
The simple syrup recipe can be used for multiple drinks. The rest of the recipe is written for one mocktail. If you would like your drink sweeter use more of the macerated strawberries from the strawberry simple syrup.If you would like your drink less sweet, use half (or none) of the macerated strawberries and use club soda in place of the lemon-lime soda.