Up Your Mocktail Game this Summer

Up Your Mocktail Game this Summer

Ah, summer. The sun comes out and so do the ice-cold beverages. This is prime mocktail season, so put away the ginger ale and grenadine, and put your sparkling water machines to work on these fun-time drinks. It’s an ideal time to review your specialty beverage menu to take advantage of the sudden influx of seasonal fresh fruit. 

Fruit’s natural sweetness cuts down the need for added sugar in your mocktails, which is always appreciated by the health-conscious. Fruit also contains plenty of natural soluble fiber, coveted for its digestive and heart-healthy benefits, and possible cancer-fighting properties.

People enjoy a good mocktail for its health benefits as well as for providing hydration. The hydration aspect is especially important in hot weather. Alcoholic drinks don’t actually quench thirst. Instead, they pull moisture from the body due to their diuretic effects. Summertime mocktails serve a valuable hydration purpose by being festive and fun without the added baggage of alcohol. Natura filtered water makes them extra crisp and refreshing. 

Offer some creative recipes using fresh fruit and filtered water from your carbonated water dispenser and you’re sure to win new converts. Customers will also appreciate that you’re using an eco-friendly water system instead of relying on canned or bottled beverages. 

Beyond health and hydration, fruit tastes good! It’s a universally beloved natural snack. 

Fruit also is plentiful and often on sale this time of year, meaning you can mix up some better-for-you beverages while enjoying even higher-than-usual margins. 

Below are three mocktail recipes that showcase three of the most popular fruits of the summer season—watermelon, strawberries, and peaches. You can find more ideas here

Watermelon Mojito Mocktail

Perhaps no fruit is more closely associated with summer than watermelon, its presence mandatory at every family picnic. This clever recipe marries the luscious sweetness of the melon with the refreshing spikiness of mint for a Cuban-inspired cooler that’s low on added sugar. 

Ingredients: (makes 2): 

• 1 ounce simple syrup and 4 ounces watermelon puree 

• 6 fresh mint leaves and pinch of salt 

• 2 ounces Natura sparkling water and ice cubes 


• In a cocktail shaker, muddle mint leaves with salt and ice 

• Add simple syrup and watermelon juice. Shake. 

• Pour into glass and top with Natura sparkling water

Sunshine Berry Spritzer

Accented by summertime favorite strawberries, this sweet and tart concoction will conjure feelings of relaxing at an all-inclusive resort or whiling away the hours with friends at a casual, upscale brunch. 

 Ingredients: (makes 2): 

• 1 cup orange juice and 1 cup pineapple juice 

• 1 cup frozen sliced strawberries 

• 2 cups Natura sparkling water and ice cubes 


• Fill a 32 oz. pitcher with juice and add strawberries 

• Mix together and then add Natura water and ice

Sparkling Peach Mocktail

The southern favorite takes center stage in this sweet refresher. Garnish with skin-on peach chunks and let customers imagine they’re lounging on a porch swing in Georgia. 

Ingredients: (makes 2): 

• 1/2 cup peach juice and 1/4 cup agave syrup 

• 2 cups Natura sparkling water and ice cubes 


• Add peach juice to a 32 oz. pitcher 

• Add agave and stir until dissolved. Fill glass with ice 

• Pour into glass and top with Natura sparkling water

Get your recipe for success with a Natura Water System.


Should There Be a Pigovian Tax on the Bottled Water Industry?

Five Ways a Water Dispensing System can Save Your Business Money in 2020

Is Your Heathy Lifestyle Hurting The Earth?

Four Sparkling Water Trends So Hot…

10 Environmentally-Friendly Business Tips

5 Ways to Make Your Restaurant More Eco-Friendly

Five Reasons Your Restaurant Should Consider Investing in a Commercial Filtered Water System

What’s the True Cost of Bottled Water?

Environmental Impact

Trend Watch: Campus Sparkling Water Stations

NYC H2O: Even the World’s Best Water Can Use a Filtered Water System

America’s Obsession with Hard Seltzers Shows no Signs of Slowing Down

4 Ways a Natura Sparkling Water System Can Revolutionize Beverage Service in your Office

How Investing in a Commercial Filtered Water Machine Can Affect Your Restaurant’s Brand

Summer Cocktails

Flowers, Coffee, and Skincare: New Trends in Sparkling Water

Is Water Purification Really Necessary?

Is “Sustainability” More than Just a Buzzword?

How a Commercial Filtered Water System Can Enhance Your Patrons’ Dining Experience

Memorial Day Recipes

5 Big Benefits of a Filtered Water Dispenser in Your Office

Is Lead on the Menu?

The True Cost of “Free” Restaurant Water

Is Sparkling Water Good for Weight Loss?

Valentine's Day Recipes

Go Green With Eco-Friendly Water Filtration Machines In Your Office!

Do Restaurants Have a Responsibility to Provide Filtered Water?

Four Surprising Ways to Use Your Sparkling Water System

Bubble, Alcohol-Free New Year’s Eve Drinks

Goodbye Soda … Hello Sparkling Water!

Drink Recipe: Give Thanks with a Massachusetts Mule

Sparkling Water is Delicious … But Is It Eco-Friendly?

Drink Recipe: Celebrate the Spooky Season with Clemenstein’s Monster

Fizzy Drinks and Sparkling Mocktails are Having a Moment

Millennials Love Sparkling Water. So Does Everyone Else.

Is Buying a Natura Sparkling Water Machine Worth It?

Know Your Water:

Is Drinking Sparkling Water Healthy?

Four Ways a Water Filtration System Can Save and Make You Money

Three-Step Water Filters vs. Five-Step Water Filters

Water Mixology Bars and Designer Beverages—Are You on Trend?

Up Your Mocktail Game this Summer

E. coli in Drinking Water: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know - Infographic

Coffee Soda: The Essential Specialty Coffee Drink for Summer 2018

Filtered Water vs. Purified Water: What’s the Difference?

4 Big Health Benefits of Drinking Sparkling Water

Best Water Filtration Systems for Businesses: A Buying Guide

Eco-Friendly Restaurant Ideas: 5 Ways to Go Green

Restaurant Water Dispensers: Should You Rent or Buy?

4 Healthy Sparkling Water Recipes You Will Want to Drink Daily

How to Go Green in Your Office This Spring

Common Myths About Sparkling Water, Debunked

4 Coffee Drink Trends Your Customers Are Craving Now

Carbonated Water vs. Sparkling Water: What's the Difference?

Eco-Friendly Hotel Ideas You Need to Implement Now

Sparkling Summer Mocktails & Non-Alcoholic Spritzers to Refresh Summertime Menus

Water Dispensers for the Office: Benefits for Employees

Commercial Water Filtration Systems: How Does a Water Filtration System Work?

Sparkling Alcoholic Drinks for Your 4th of July Cocktail Menu

Commercial Carbonated Water Machines: 3 Creative Uses for Restaurants

Water Conservation Tips: How Businesses Can Save Water

Water Filtration Systems vs. Water Softeners: What's the Difference?

Workplace Wellness: 5 Easy Ways to Drink More Water at Work

Sparkling Water Machines: How Do They Work?

Water Quality Testing: Why It’s Important to Test Water in Your Restaurant

Sparkling Water vs. Mineral Water: What's the Difference?

Commercial Water Filtration Systems for Hotels: 3 Big Benefits

Water Conservation in Restaurants: 4 Ways Restaurant Kitchens Can Save Water

Seltzer Water vs. Tonic Water: What’s the Difference?

Sparkling Fall Cocktails & Mocktails for Your Autumn Drink Menu

5 Ways to Boost Beverage Sales in Your Restaurant

How Restaurant Water Filtration Systems Increase Beverage Sales

Carbonated Water Systems for Restaurants: Which Should You Choose?

Flu Prevention at Work: How Office Water Dispensers Can Prevent the Flu

How a Commercial Sparkling Water Dispenser Helps Increase Liquor Sales in a Bar

How Filtered Water Dispensers Enhance Restaurant Water Service

How to Clean a Filtered Water Dispenser: A Step-by-Step Guide

OSHA Drinking Water Requirements: Are You Providing Safe Drinking Water?

5 Sparkling Cocktail Trends & Craft Drinks for 2018

Which Water Dispenser is Right for Your Office?

6 Common Questions About Commercial Water Filtration Systems

4 Healthy Benefits of Water Filtration Systems for College Campuses

How to Remove Chlorine from Your Restaurant Tap Water

Does a Commercial Water Dispenser Purify Water?

Health Care Water Purification Systems: 3 Positive Effects on Patient Health

Preventing Dehydration in the Workplace: How Office Water Dispensers Can Help

Sparkling Water is Still a Trend and Restaurants Should Plan Accordingly

Dehydration on College Campuses: How Filtered Water Dispensers Can Help

Hotels Going Green: How Eco-Friendly Practices Improve Revenue and Customer Loyalty

What’s in Your Office Drinking Water? - Infographic

Sparkling Non-Alcoholic St. Patrick's Day Drinks & Green Mocktails for Pubs

How to Keep Your Restaurant Operating Safely During a Boil Water Advisory

7 Surprising Dehydration Statistics and Facts - Infographic

Earth Day Ideas for Businesses: 5 Simple Tips to Celebrate Earth Day in the Office