5 reasons why you should try non-alcoholic drinks, by Drift’s Sober Cheerleader, Sarah Stewart.
They taste great
They are hangover-free
They make you feel included
They are healthier
They mean you can drive home
The increase in popularity of low and non-alcoholic drinks in the last 18 months has been an absolute game-changer for me, sales for alcohol-free drinks are through the roof and show no signs of slowing down and I’m here for it.
It’s so refreshing to shop and there be an array of options, not just lemonade and soda water, but real choices!
Yes a lime and soda will do on a night out and I’ve been partial to a few of those myself, but trust me there is so much more to life than just lime and soda! There are alternatives to pretty much everything now; beers, wines, ciders, spirits, cocktails, you name it and there's an alcohol-free version of it.
Don't know where to begin in the world of alcohol-free? Here's a selection of my favourite non-alcoholic drinks:
Drynks Smashed Berry Cider 0.0% 330ml
Smashed Drynk's Berry Cider is pure refreshment in a can. A dark berry coloured sparkling cider with a fruity, fresh aroma and a hint of English apples gives the perfect balance of sweetness, sharpness and fruitiness.… read more
Mavrik Dark & Stormy Cocktail 0.5% 250ml
A fiery, tongue tickling, low calorie, alcohol-free version of this classic & spicy Bermudan rum cocktail. Best served in a tall glass over ice, serve with a slice of lime and added ginger for an extra kick.… read more
Athletic Brewing Run Wild IPA 0.5% 355ml
Refreshing IPA craft. Brewed with a blend of five Northwest hops, it has an approachable bitterness to balance the speciality malt body.… read more
Read Sarah's blog on tips to survive your first alcohol-free night out here
Written by Sarah Stewart @sobersare_
Hey, I'm Sarah and I've been sober for over 18 months. Giving up alcohol completely changed my life, from the endless health and lifestyle benefits to the improved relationships. I am here to prove being sober is FUN. For endless support, sober tips and encouragement, please follow me on Instagram @sobersare_
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