Non-alcoholic, Festive Drinks for a Baby Shower
Recipe: Ginger-Orange Mocktails
Mix together a container of orange juice, a bottle of chilled ginger ale, and a can of chilled pineapple juice and you’ll have a delicious mocktail ready for sipping in less than 5 minutes.
Sparkling Cherry Limeade
Recipe: Sparkling Cherry Limeade
If your soon-to-be mama of honor is missing margs, she’s going to love this virgin drink. Limeade, sparkling water, lime, maraschino cherry juice, margarita salt, and limes create this fiesta-worthy number.
Governor's Mansion Summer Peach Tea Punch
This elegant punch is perfect for spring and summer baby showers. The recipe calls for family-size tea bags, fresh mint, a bottle of peach nectar, frozen lemonade concentrate, ginger ale, club soda, simple syrup, and fresh peach wedges.
Classic Sweet Tea
Recipe: Classic Sweet Tea
You can’t go wrong with a classic.
Iced Hibiscus Sweet Tea
Recipe: Iced Hibiscus Sweet Tea
This stunning tea is made with hibiscus tea bags and chilled ginger ale—for a little fizz.
Lemonade Iced Tea
Recipe: Lemonade Iced Tea
Think of this as a big-batch version of the Arnold Palmer.
Recipe: Cucumber-Mint Water
It’s always nice to offer water to your baby shower guests in addition to any specialty drink you might have. This recipe takes it up a notch with cucumber, lime, and sprigs of mint.
Recipe: Berry Splash
We didn’t mention this in the recipe, but we love garnishing each glass with a few blueberries.
Recipe: Vanilla-Rosemary Lemonade
It might take you a while to squeeze all those lemons but, trust us, it’s worth it.
Blackberry-Lime Agua Fresca
Recipe: Blackberry-Lime Agua Fresca
Make it bubbly by using club soda instead of water.
Recipe: Lemon-Lime-Rosemary Punch
It’s not unusual to walk into a shower in the South and see a punch bowl with mounds of sherbet floating on top. Add this Southern classic to your baby shower menu.
Recipe: Lime Fizz
This fizzy and refreshing drink is a cool treat for warm days. Your favorite mom-to-be is going to love sipping on this as she opens all those adorable gifts.
Lemon-Blueberry Sweet Tea
Recipe: Lemon-Blueberry Sweet Tea
This bright and refreshing tea will be a beautiful addition to your baby shower menu.
Recipe: Lemon-Mint Sparklers
Save time on the day of the shower by making the syrup a week ahead and storing in your refrigerator. Chill the club soda so it doesn’t melt the ice cubes too quickly when added. Mix the ingredients together just before serving to ensure this refreshing sipper keeps its fizz.
Recipe: Cucumber-Ginger Limeade
This is about as cool and refreshing as it gets. Make the Ginger-Lime Syrup ahead to save time on the day of the shower.
Recipe: Pineapple-Basil Tea
Slightly tropical, and fully delicious, this Pineapple-Basil Tea is going to have guests going back for a second glass.
Recipe: Cran-Raspberry-Vanilla Punch
This punch can’t be beat for fall or winter baby showers. It calls for cranberry-raspberry juice, sparkling cranberry juice, vanilla extract, raspberry sorbet, and frozen whole cranberries.