Grandparent Mocktails #3, #4 and #5 (Non-Alcoholic)

Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 0 mins

My brother sent me an invite to join him at the website & I get periodic emails from them on the art of grandparenting. The most recent email had a fun article on kid-friendly mocktails & suggested that kids should have spec beverages for their parties & also tasty + festive beverages to enjoy while their elders drink cocktails on spec occasions & holidays. Per the intro, “Shirley Temple, take a bow & step aside. Some new entertainers have taken center stage. The effervescent, sometimes sparkly, always refreshing & totally non-alcoholic mocktails are beverages that kids & partygoers of all ages will enjoy.” I am entering the recipes in pairs, groups or individually based on # of servings. *Cheers* !

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. LITTLE MANHATTAN: Place all ingredients in a shaker w/ice & shake well. Strain into a well-chilled glass & garnish w/the cherry.
  2. CREAMSICLE COOLER: Fill a chilled tall glass w/ice. Add orange juice + papaya juice & top w/Grenadine. Pour mixture into a blender, whip till well-blended & garnish w/the cherry.
  3. MONKEY JUNGLE JUICE: Mix banana & vanilla ice cream in a blender. Add vanilla extract, orange juice + milk & puree till thick & smooth. Serve in a tall well-chilled glass.
Most Helpful

I made #5 Monkey Jungle juice and it was great. I sliced my banana and then put it in a ziploc in the freezer overnight. With the ice cream and the frozen banana it made it nice and frothy and thick (did add an extra splash of milk for DSs). Will have to make this again! Made for Week 9 Football Pool win 2010.

AZPARZYCH November 21, 2010

I made the Little Manhattan and enjoyed it!! I did add a liitle more of everything to make a little larger drink! Thank you twissis! Made for Newest Zaar tag.

Sharon123 February 03, 2009