Total Time
Prep 1 min
Cook 5 mins

This hand crafted mocktail recipe comes from the certified and award-winning cocktail guru, Lymer, who bartends at tesori in Chicago, and combines his professional expertise with an artistic flare.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 fluid ounces black cherry hydrive energy drink
  • 34 fluid ounce star anise simple syrup
  • 34 fluid ounce lemon juice
  • 2 dashes fee brothers black walnut bitters (non-alcoholic)
  • 2 fluid ounces pomegranate sparkling water (Izze)


  1. Build first 4 ingredients in a shaker, add ice.
  2. Shake well, Strain into a Collins Glass with ice.
  3. Top with Izze Pomegranate Soda.
  4. Garnish with a full (unbroken) Star Anise and a large straw.