Alcohol free cocktails for kids or adults have always proved popular, and can be a healthy and tasty alternative to traditional alcoholic cocktails which can sometimes be pretty potent. In previous posts I mentioned one or two particularly popular fruit based alcohol free cocktails which are perfect for children's parties or for any get-together where perhaps some of the adults may be driving or simply wish to abstain from alcohol.
In order to provide even more variety here's another extremely tasty fruit-based cocktail which not only tastes great but looks the part as well. Orangatang cocktail This is a non-alcoholic alternative to the classic and ever popular pina colada, with a particularly delicious twist. For this virgin strawberry pina colada you'll need 8 strawberries, 2 ounces of coconut cream, 5 ounces of pineapple juice and a cup of crushed ice. Simply put all the ingredients into a blender and blend them all together at high speed.
It doesn't really get much easier than that! Pour the cocktail into a tall glass and decorate with a cherry and a slice of pineapple. Pop in a straw and paper umbrella and you have the perfect creamy summer treat, popular with both children and adults. This kind of cocktail can be prepared at any time, providing a quick, easy and affordable alternative to traditional alcoholic cocktails.
In fact that those people who enjoy cocktails but don't like the headaches or hangovers afterwards you'll find a growing number of excellent and popular recipes for virgin cocktails ideally suited for children or adults within this blog. If you come across a party cocktail recipe, either alcoholic or not alcoholic, and you feel that it's worth sharing with other people, why not share it with everybody by adding a comment below? If you've really gone to town on decorating a cocktail, why not send us a photograph? We'd love to see who can be the most creative and artistic at decorating the most extravagant party cocktail!