How to make marvelous mocktails

FOX31 Morning News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Bryan Dayton was on Good Day Colorado on Friday morning to show us how to make some marvelous non-alcoholic drinks.

Dayton is Beverage Director and Co-Owner of Acorn and Brider in Denver and OAK at fourteenth in Boulder.

Here’s the recipes:


Yields 1 Mocktail


2 oz. Aloe Juice

1.25 oz. Real Cranberry Juice (no sugar)

0.5 oz. Lime Juice

0.75 oz. Honey Syrup

0.25 oz. Cherry Syrup (or grenadine if cherry not available)


  1. Shake and strain all of the ingredients into a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. Garnish with a lime wheel and serve.

*Alcohol options: Vodka, Rum

Tea Time

Yields 1 Mocktail


  • 2 oz Green Tea
  • 1 oz Lavender Simple Syrup
  • 1 oz Ginger Beer
  • .5 oz Lemon Juice
  • 2 Dashes of Grapefruit Bitters


  1. Combine ingredients in a shaker and shake
  2. Strain into chilled cocktail glass
  3. Garnish with grapefruit disk

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Most Read

Top Stories

More Home Page Top Stories