30 Girly Drinks
Whether you’re hosting a summer Barbecue, planning a night in with your girls or just relaxing on a summers evening with your significant other, trying new (and beautiful) drinks is always fun! From mocktails to cocktails, hot chocolates to punch, here is a list of the greatest girly drinks for you to try out for yourself. And who knows, they’re so pretty and colourful you may just find a favourite that matches your outfit!
1Raspberry Lemonade Spritzers
These spritzers are perfect for a summer garden party. They’re certainly colourful and the combination of the dark pink rasberries against the green mint leaves gives them a real outdoorsy vibe. Made with raspberries, raspberry jam, lemonade and garnished with mint and lemon slices over ice, this is a sweet drink with a lovely fresh and slightly bitter finish.
2Elderflower Lemonade with Frozen Berries
An impressive looking drink that, surprisingly, you’re likely to have most of the ingredients for in your kitchen. Okay, you’ll probably need to go pick up some Elderflower cordial, but aside from that! All you’ll need is a handful of frozen berries, a couple of Lemons, caster sugar, and sparkling water to top it all off.
3Virgin Frozen Margaritas
Yes, that’s right. Virgin. Frozen. Margaritas! Simply blend orange juice, unsweetened grapefruit juice, limeade concentrate and serve in salt rimmed glasses over ice, perfect.
4Faux Pink Champagne
Combine 2/5 of cranberry juice, 2/5 of ginger ale, and 1/5 of lemonade and you have yourself a lovely (faux) pink champagne! This one is perfect for baby showers, birthdays, Valentines, even an anniversary celebration.
5Unicorn Hot Chocolate
Pink coloured, white hot chocolate topped with cream, marshmallows, lucky charms AND rainbow sprinkles…does it get any girlier? Calling all sweet tooths!
6Cucumber, Lime and Elderflower coolers
It really doesn’t get more refreshing than lime, mint and cucumber. This is one for any lady that loves a light and crisp taste from their beverage. Combine together soda water, and elderflower cordial and serve over ice.
7Watermelon Cucumber Cooler
Watermelon is naturally succulent and a perfect match with cucumber! Two flavours that are are so crisp, they make for one tasty drink. This one is great for the summer as the taste is light and there is no cream or other heavy ingredients involved so it’s not overly filling, a necessity in the middle of summer. Add this to ice for a cool treat!
8Frozen Blue Raspberry Lemonade
Give yourself and your guests a delicious, ocean blue treat with this delicious mix of lemons, blue raspberry syrup and sugar blended with ice. It’s not only extremely tasty it’s also striking and makes a great decoration all on it’s own!
9Mermaid Ice Cream Shake
This drink is a Disney lovers dream! Channel your inner Ariel and blend up some milk and you favourite ice cream to make this smooth and creamy treat! Finish it off with cream and oceanic themed chocolates and sprinkles for decoration.
Dip the rim of your class in sugar syrup or honey and then in to your favourite multi coloured sprinkles. Fill your glass with milk and and a stripey straw, you’ll have a simple, sweet tasting drink that looks truly adorable!
11Chia Seed Smoothie
Looking for a healthier option? Try a chia seed smoothie blended, and topped, with pink fruits and ice. It looks so beautiful it makes eating healthier an absolute breeze!
12Mango Yoghurt Smoothie
You can use either fresh or frozen mangos for this one. Blend the delicious fruit with some low fat natural yoghurt for a creamy, sweet smoothie. If you fancy mixing it up a little try a flavoured yoghurt instead, or one with pieces of fruit for a little more texture.
13Banana Almond Flax Smoothie
Ladies, this is the perfect morning drink, healthy, tasty and filling…not to mention is looks cute as heck with a sprinkling of seeds and your favourite stripey straw. It’s also a great option to take in a flask with you to work as a mid morning treat! Just make sure you keep it nice and chilled.
14Raspberry Coconut Margaritas
Similar to a standard Margarita only this one is perfectly pink thanks to some delicious blended raspberries and coconut milk. It’s a much sweeter and creamier option!
It may be alcohol free but this Virgin Sangria is certainly not missing any of it’s delicious flavour. Just as moreish, and the high fruit content makes this a perfect option for spring and summer. See what’s in season and pop it in, there’s not many fruits that won’t taste great in this drink!
This pretty lavender drink is great for birthdays and baby showers as it looks so beautiful and elegant, especially served in a tall glass. Fragrant and refreshing it gets it’s unique taste from the inclusion of dried Lavender and lemons. You can even add some edible flowers to this one if you’re feeling really fancy!
17Grapefruit and Rosemary Mocktail
Grapefruit is for those who love a more bitter taste as apposed to sweet. It’s great for your metabolism and the sharp taste is fantastically fresh. The addition of rosemary also gives this drink a unique, herb-y taste that not many other drinks offer.
18Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate
Perfect for an alternate to alcoholic drinks on Thanksgiving or just for a relaxing, autumnal afternoon beverage. This chocolatey treat is spicy and sweet and the pumpkin spice gives it a lovely warming affect with each sip.
19Sparkling Pink Lemonade
This may just be the ultimate party beverage. Make a nice big batch of this tasty lemonade and get lots of ice ready for girls night. A perfect alcohol free alternative for any gathering and a great option for baby girl birth announcements!
Simply mix ginger beer, pineapple juice and white grape juice for a simply delicious faux champagne. It’s great for expectant mothers for New Year celebrations and any other parties where you might normally serve champagne, plus it’s very inexpensive to make unlike the real stuff!
21Lemonade Iced Tea Punch
We all love a nice cool glass of iced tea on a hot summers day and the addition of lemonade to this punch somehow makes it even more refreshing. The bitterness of the lemonade gives this sweet beverage a lovely citrus edge and the fizz feels like a little more of a treat than standard iced tea.
This one couldn’t be more simple and comes with it’s own serving bowl! Chop a large watermelon in half and take out the fruit saving the shell for afterwards. Crush the watermelon in a sieve to extract the juice and add club soda and lime juice. Use the shell as a decorative serving bowl for the drink!
23Virgin Strawberry punch
All of the deliciousness of a daiquiri today, minus the rum headache tomorrow! The key to this one is using frozen strawberries to ensure the mix is nice and creamy when you blend it. Just add them to lime juice, and sugar to balance out the sourness, then blend. Delicious!
24Virgin Pina Colada
This is one for those lazy summer days by the pool or relaxing on the beach. The taste of the coconut mixed with pineapple juice is just like summer in a glass. If you’re entertaining, pop some pineapple skewers and coconut shavings on the top for a little added decoration.
This one’s great for brunch with the girls! Orange, lemon, peach and pineapple juice topped off with ginger ale makes for one tasty cocktail. You can also adjust the quantities of each juice depending on which flavour you like the best.
26Sparkling Pineapple and Strawberry Juice
With a ginger ale base, this juice is fizzy and super refreshing as it also combines mint and fresh fruit with sweet pineapple. It’s a very well rounded taste and the mix of varying flavours combine beautifully. Try cutting some fruit in half and popping them on to the side of your glass, it looks pretty impressive if you’re serving this at a party.
27German Christmas Punch
Substituting red wine for mulled grape juice is a delicious alternative if you’re not really fond of the alcohol in mulled wine and ciders but you still like to enjoy a nice hot beverage at Christmas time. Mulled grape juice is flavoured with spices like cinnamon and ginger to create a spicy, warming drink that also smells absolutely delicious.
28Non alcoholic Chocolate Martini
Ladies, if you’re a true chocolate lover, this one is for you. Warm milk, vanilla syrup and melted chocolate, served over ice in a glass rimmed with coco powder, it’s a chocoholics dream. This is ideal for an after dinner drink as it works perfectly as a light desert.
29Creamy Peppermint Punch
This gorgeous peppermint punch looks so adorable when it’s served that it feels almost a shame to drink it! Add pink food colouring to generous scoops of peppermint ice and mix until it’s turned to a thick liquid. Pour in to glasses, top with club soda and add mini candy canes to the rim of the glass for an extra festive look.
When you say “girly drink”, many of us will immediately think of Sarah Jessica Parker and Co. clinking their cosmos together in some fabulous New York City bar. Try a simple mix of cranberry juice, freshly squeezed lime juice and a garnish of burnt orange peel for a super tasty alcohol free alternative.