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Clamato Citrus Refresher: A Mocktail to Elevate Your Spirits

Discover a refreshing non-alcoholic mocktail featuring Clamato juice, perfect for any occasion.

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Are you craving a refreshing and zesty drink that’s perfect for any occasion? Look no further because we have the perfect Clamato Mocktail recipe for you: the Clamato Citrus Refresher.

This delightful mocktail combines the tangy goodness of Clamato juice, the bright zest of fresh lemon juice, a touch of sweetness from light agave nectar, a hint of complexity from orange bitters, and a dash of the uniquely crafted Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative. Whether you’re hosting a party, lounging by the pool, or simply looking for a non-alcoholic beverage to enjoy, this recipe is a game-changer.

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Who is the Clamato Citrus Refresher For?

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This recipe is designed for everyone who appreciates a sophisticated and refreshing drink. It’s a fantastic choice for:

  • Designated Drivers: If you’re responsible for getting your friends home safely after a night out, you don’t have to settle for soda or water. Treat yourself to a Clamato Citrus Refresher – you won’t feel like you’re missing out on the fun.
  • Non-Drinkers: Whether it’s for personal, health, or lifestyle reasons, some people choose not to consume alcohol. The Clamato Citrus Refresher offers a flavorful and satisfying alternative that doesn’t compromise on taste.
  • Mocktail Enthusiasts: If you love experimenting with mocktails, this recipe will be a fantastic addition to your repertoire. Its unique combination of ingredients guarantees a memorable taste experience.
  • Foodies and Entertainers: Hosting a brunch or a summer gathering? This mocktail will impress your guests with its vibrant flavors and garnishes.

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The Clamato Citrus Refresher Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 4 oz Clamato Original
  • Fresh Lemon Juice from 1/2 a Lemon
  • 1 Tablespoon Light Agave Nectar
  • 4-5 drops Orange Bitters
  • Ice
  • Mint Leaves
  • Orange Slices
  • 2 oz Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative (optional)

Instructions:

  1. In an ice-filled cocktail shaker, combine 4 oz Clamato Original, fresh lemon juice from half a lemon, 1 tablespoon of light agave nectar, and 4-5 drops of orange bitters.
  2. If you prefer an alcoholic twist, add 2 oz of Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative.
  3. Shake vigorously until the mixture is chilled.
  4. Strain the refreshing concoction into a chilled glass.
  5. Garnish with a sprig of mint leaves and a wedge of orange.

Kitchen Equipment You’ll Need

To prepare the Clamato Citrus Refresher, you’ll require the following kitchen equipment:

  • Cocktail Shaker
  • Jigger or Measuring Tools
  • Knife and Cutting Board (for lemon and orange garnishes)
  • Ice Cubes
  • Chilled Glassware
  • Optional: Citrus Juicer for fresh lemon juice
Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative
$32.95 ($1.30 / Fl Oz)

The highest rated alcohol free spirit alternative ever, certified 98/100 Platinum by the industry standard Beverage Testing Institute. Expect flavors of earthy blue agave, Mexican lime, and tropical guava, with a smoky mesquite finish.

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Storing Leftovers

While the Clamato Citrus Refresher is best enjoyed fresh, you can store any leftover mixture in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours. However, for the best flavor and aroma, it’s recommended to consume it immediately.

Recipe Tips and Variations

  • Gin Lover’s Twist: If you’re a gin enthusiast, feel free to swap the Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative with your favorite gin alternative for a classic take on this mocktail.
  • Spicy Kick: Add a touch of heat to your mocktail by incorporating a few dashes of hot sauce. This will give your Clamato Citrus Refresher an exciting and spicy twist.
  • Frozen Version: For a cooler and more slushy experience, blend all the ingredients with ice to create a frozen Clamato Citrus Refresher.

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FAQ

Can I make this recipe in advance for a party?

While it’s best enjoyed fresh, you can prepare the Clamato Citrus Refresher mixture in advance and keep it refrigerated. Just be sure to shake it again before serving to ensure it’s well-mixed.

Is the Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative necessary?

No, the mocktail tastes wonderful even without the tequila alternative. It adds depth to the flavor, but you can leave it out for a completely alcohol-free version.

Can I customize the sweetness level?

Absolutely! Adjust the amount of agave nectar to suit your taste. If you prefer it sweeter, add a little more; if you like it less sweet, reduce the amount.

Cheers to a Refreshing Experience

The Clamato Citrus Refresher is a versatile mocktail that’s perfect for a wide range of occasions. Whether you’re looking to relax by the pool, host a brunch, or simply enjoy a unique and flavorful drink, this recipe has you covered. So, raise your glass, savor the refreshing flavors, and share the recipe with your friends and family. Subscribe to our blog for more exciting recipes and beverage ideas that will elevate your culinary adventures. Cheers!

Ritual Zero Proof Tequila Alternative
$32.95 ($1.30 / Fl Oz)

The highest rated alcohol free spirit alternative ever, certified 98/100 Platinum by the industry standard Beverage Testing Institute. Expect flavors of earthy blue agave, Mexican lime, and tropical guava, with a smoky mesquite finish.

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02/18/2024 10:17 pm GMT

This recipe was made in partnership with Clamato® in 2015 and has since been updated by our editors in 2024. All opinions are our own. 

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