12 Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes You Should Try This Summer

Having a delicious non-alcoholic drink outside is one of the best ways to celebrate summer, the holidays, and the perfect weekend.

Non-alcoholic drinks are even more important if you have kids at your party or family picnic. Also, if you want to easily serve up some homemade drinks without having to play the role of a master blender, non-alcoholic drinks are the way to go.

We’ve got some of the best recipes for you, some as simple as a little water and lemon to finish. Others have more ingredients, they taste better and look better.

1. Blood Orange Creamsicle Soda Float

Creamy, citrusy, sweet & refreshing – this Blood Orange Creamsicle Soda Float is a favorite for both kids and adults alike, summer or winter! 

Blood Orange Creamsicle Soda Float

2. Creamy Avocado Smoothie

A recent trip to Dallas inspired me to make this creamy avocado smoothie recipe. While we were there, Jack and I went to a popsicle shop that had this dairy-free avocado lime pop that I went crazy for. I’ve wanted to recreate it all summer, and I finally did…in smoothie form!

Creamy Avocado Smoothie

3. Homemade Ginger Limeade

A sweet, tart, refreshing drink with the warmth & spicy flavour of ginger – this Homemade Ginger Limeade is simple to make and easy to adjust to your tastes. 

Homemade Ginger Limeade

4. Homemade Peach Iced Tea

When it’s a hot summer day and it’s officially peach season, it’s a no brainer that simple Homemade Peach Iced Tea is number one on my cravings list. So refreshing, so peachy, so sweet, and so perfect.


5. Kiwi Lemonade Spritzer

This is a sweet, refreshing and delicious non alcoholic drink prepared with sugar, kiwis, lemon juice and seltzer in just 10 minutes.

Kiwi Lemonade Spritzer

6. Lemon Thyme Lemonade

There are few things I enjoy more than my herb garden. I finally got it planted now that warmer days have decided to stay.  One of my favorite herbs is lemon thyme. It’s the best of all herbal worlds.  I love it in salads, but I also love this lemonade.  It is perfect for garden parties


7. Old Fashioned Lemonade

There’s truly not much better than an ice cold glass of homemade, old fashioned lemonade! The quintessential summer drink on a hot day, lemonade also happens to be simple to make with just three ingredients!

Old Fashioned Lemonade

8. Orange Pineapple Smoothie

A combination of pineapple chunks, mango chunks, ground flax seed, yogurt, and orange juice are thrown into the pitcher of your high-powered blender. After the smoothie is blended and smooth, it’s ready to serve!

Orange Pineapple Smoothie

9. Refreshing Iced Pineapple Sweet Tea

This refreshing iced pineapple sweet tea recipe is the perfect beverage for hot, summer days! 

Refreshing Iced Pineapple Sweet Tea

10. Strawberry Lemonade Punch

This 3 ingredient strawberry lemonade punch is the perfect non alcoholic punch for bridal showers, baby showers, Christmas parties, weddings, and large group entertaining.


11. Strawberry Watermelon Slushie

This Strawberry Watermelon Slushie is a refreshing whole fruit summer drink made with real fruit and ice. No Sugar added!

Strawberry Watermelon Slushie

12. White Citrus Iced Tea

One is a classic drink for those sweltering heat of the summer? How about a beverage that is chock-full with antioxidants and vitamin C and naturally sweetened that will take only several minutes of your time. It has a mild flavor and pleasant aroma.

White Citrus Iced Tea