Ginger Lemon Mocktail

Shanthi Appelo
Shanthi Appelo

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Ginger and lemon are ideal flavor combinations for a refreshing beverage. In this balanced mocktail, citrus provides a refreshing acid profile, honey balances it with sweetness while the ginger adds a hint of spice. While this recipe uses ginger beer, half of a teaspoon of grated fresh ginger can be substituted.

Total Time:

10 minutes

Prep Time:

5 minutes

Cooking Difficulty:


Serving Amount
  • Lemon zest, for garnish

  • 3 Tbsp. granulated sugar, for garnish

  • Juice from 1/2 lemon

  • 2 tsp honey, depending on sweet preference

  • Sparkling water

  • Ice

  • Ginger beer

  • Step 1

    For the garnish - on a plate, add sugar and zest from 1 lemon.

  • Step 2

    Halve a lemon, rub the edge of it against the side of a glass, then roll on the sugar and zest plate.

  • Step 3

    In the same glass, add lemon juice and honey. Stir until well-combined. Add ice, then add sparkling water, leaving room for a splash of ginger beer. Stir and serve. Enjoy!

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