While the sun hasn’t officially come out to play yet and holidays are a few weeks away, sipping on a mocktail, your favourite soft drink or an iced tea, is never a bad idea.
Besides, you won’t have to worry about those infamous morning-after-the-night-before headaches.
Just because your drink doesn’t include alcohol, doesn’t mean you have to settle for just a regular fizzy drink.
This selection of non-alcoholic drinks is great for when you’re hosting a party or just enjoying afternoon drinks with the family.
A proud celebration of British heritage, founded in 1905 by Thomas Fentiman, Fentimans combines whimsical English sensibilities and has a range of old fashioned soft drinks.
This refreshing summer drink, which is now available on South African shelves, and evokes flavours such as Dandelion & Burdock, Wild English Elderflower and Victorian Lemonade summon up the sights and sounds of a traditional English countryside setting, whilst the more robust Cherry Cola, Traditional Ginger Beer and Sparkling Lime & Jasmine contain a more herbaceous edge that delivers a flavoursome punch nonetheless.
Fentimans drinks are available in: Cherrytree Cola, Curiosity Cola, Dandelion & Burdock, Ginger Beer, Mandarin and Seville Orange, Rose Lemonade, Victorian Lemonade, Wild English Elderflower, Sparkling Lime & Jasmine.
All flavours available in 275ml, selected sizes available in 500ml and is available at selected Spars, speciality food stores and bars and restaurants countrywide.
This iconic soft drink is making a comeback and it's right in time for summer.
A popular childhood favourite in the Cape, Bashews dates back to 1899 and recently launched its new Harry’s Cola Tribute Edition in honour of one of its founding fathers, celebrating over 115 years of refreshment.
For most Capetonians Bashew’s represents fun filled childhood parties, picnics, weddings and special times with friends and family.
Other flavours in the Bashews range includes cream soda, orange, iron brew, raspberry, cocopine and ginger beer.
Bring back a lifetime of good memories with new Bashew’s Harry’s Cola Tribute Edition available exclusively in the Western Cape at around R4.99 per 330ml can.
Red Bull mocktails
If you like your drink with a bit of a kick, but still keeping it non alcoholic, Red Bull has introduced a new limited edition drink that still has the same wings with a new flavour.
Whether you're looking to celebrate your birthday, starting the festive season early, hosting a party or simply want to enjoy a refreshing sundowner, the new kiwi apple flavour is great for creating summer ready mocktails that will do the trick.
The flavoured drink is available at Spar Retailers and Engen RRP for R14.99.
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