This citrus strawberry mocktail looks amazing, one of the best non-alcoholic summer drinks!
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5 from 3 votes

Citrus Mocktail Recipe

A simple citrus mocktail recipe that's refreshing and delicious!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 mocktail
Calories: 156kcal
Author: BritniV

Ingredients

For the Strawberry Simple Syrup

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup strawberries , chopped and pulsed in the blender

For the Mocktail

  • 1 TBS strawberry simple syrup
  • 1 cup lemon-lime soda
  • 1 tsp lime juice
  • 1 TBS macerated strawberries optional

Instructions

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!

Notes

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. 

Nutrition

Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Sodium: 35mg | Sugar: 39g | Vitamin C: 12.3% | Iron: 4%