3-Ingredient Blackberry Mint Julep Mocktail RecipeRecipe posted in: Flex Meals & Snacks, Snacks, Without Nutrisystem Shakes, Shakes, Smoothies & Drinks
Spring is the perfect time to sit back, relax and sip on a refreshing mint julep. We add a berrylicious and healthy twist to this classic cocktail by turning it into a must-try mint julep mocktail! Preparing a sweet, seasonal beverage may sound like a lot of work. But in reality, it only takes three simple ingredients and three easy steps.
Ingredients in a Mint Julep Mocktail
Our Blackberry Mint Julep ingredients include fresh blackberries, fresh mint and gingerade kombucha. The berries give it a sweet yet tart seasonal flavor, while the kombucha provides some fizz, acidity and extra sweetness.
Did you know that kombucha is a fermented beverage with potential health benefits? Click here for six things to know about this trendy drink! >
To make this easy Mint Julep Mocktail, divide a half-cup of blackberries and one handful of mint among two glasses. Muddle the berries and mint, then fill the glasses with ice. Top each glass with eight ounces of kombucha, grab a straw and enjoy!
This mint julep recipe makes two servings. On the Nutrisystem Partner Plan? Whip up a batch with your weight loss buddy and celebrate your success together! It’s a super easy recipe that feels extra special.
Each serving counts as one Extra on Nutrisystem. You are allotted three Extras per day, so be sure to log it in your NuMi journal to stay on track with your daily meal plan!
There are so many ways to customize this delicious drink. Can’t find blackberries or have another berry in your fridge? Feel free to swap them out! The recipe would be just as tasty with blueberries, strawberries or raspberries. You can also use a different type of kombucha or even a flavored seltzer if you want to save some calories.
More Healthy Drink Recipes
Looking for more delicious ideas to use up your kombucha? Try our recipes for Pomegranate Ginger Kombucha and an Easy Rosemary Grapefruit Kombucha Mocktail! >
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Calories per Serving: 41
On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 Extra
- ½ cup blackberries
- 1 handful of fresh mint
- 16 oz. gingerade kombucha
- Muddle blackberry and mint in 2 glasses.
- Fill the glasses with ice.
- Top each glass with 8 oz. of kombucha.