Spring is in full swing and the Bay Area is heating up! The kids are almost out for summer and the nights are getting longer – sunset cocktails are right around the corner. While kicking back and enjoying a boozy cocktail is appealing to some, there’s a whole world of cannabis drinks that can bring you the same joyful night – without all the undesired effects of alcohol.
Kick off Cinco de Mayo this year with a list of our favorite “Mocktails” made with the finest flavored drinks on our menu. Check out our recipe below and make your own at home, they’ll keep your Summer Vibes High AND Chilled…without the hangover.
MO – TEA – TO
Put any number of tea bags in a non-plastic pitcher
For each tea bag, add 4oz of boiling water
Put in fridge and chill (concentrate will last at least 10 days chilled)
Fill glass with ice
4 oz KIKOKO POSITIVE-TEA concentrate (see above)
1 tablespoon of mint simple syrup (or alternatively muddled fresh mint and regular simple syrup)
Juice of ½ lime
Add a splash of soda water
Top with fresh mint
MAKES: ONE 6oz SERVING
BERRY CBD MULE
If you’re a fan of Moscow Mules, this alcohol-free Berry CBD Mule is a must-try.
Blending fresh raspberries and blackberries with fresh-squeezed lime juice, simple syrup, a dash of tarragon, and a splash of ginger beer, this easy summer sipper will delight your palate while keeping you feeling refreshed when you’re in need of a thirst-quenching beverage.
To infuse this drink, Care By Design 4:1 CBD-Rich Sublingual Drops are the perfect addition.
Target Dose: 16 mg CBD | 4 mg THC per drink (using Care By Design 4:1 CBD Drops)
Note: If you add a gummy, one Care By Design 18:1 Mixed Berry Gummy contains 5 mg CBD | <2 mg THC, making the enhanced target dose for this drink 21 mg CBD | < 6 mg THC
- Shaker Tin
- Fine-Mesh Strainer
- Copper mug
- Bar Spoon
- 5 fresh raspberries
- 5 fresh blackberries
- ½ teaspoon fresh tarragon, chopped
- 1 ounce fresh-squeezed lime juice
- ½ ounce rich simple syrup
- 1 dropperful Care By Design 4:1 CBD Drops (or your preferred dose)
- Crushed ice
- Ginger beer, to top and fill mug
- Garnish with a sprig of fresh tarragon, lime round, fresh summer berries, and a Care By Design 18:1 Mixed Berry Gummy
Combine the raspberries, blackberries, fresh tarragon, fresh-squeezed lime juice, rich simple syrup, and Care By Design 4:1 CBD Drops in a shaker tin. Muddle the ingredients together until the berry juices release, then add ice. Shake for 15 seconds, then fine strain over a copper mug, making sure to remove all solids. Fill the copper mug with crushed ice, then top with ginger beer, slowly pouring until the mug is full. Give the drink a few stirs using a bar spoon, then garnish with a sprig of fresh tarragon, lime round, and fresh summer berries.
Got ideas for your own Mocktail? Click HERE to check out all of our drink options.
Looking for a suggestion? CANN uses all-natural ingredients to create a light, refreshing social buzz you’ll feel in 10 minutes, prioritizing both effects and delicious taste- the perfect substitute for that glass of wine or can of beer!