Anyone can craft a tasty mocktail. It simply requires learning a few basic bartending skills. If you’re looking to dive deeper into the world of the mocktail—whether at home or as a pro—then a crash course in bartending is just what you need.
There are several things that beginning drink masters should know. You’ll want to familiarize yourself with the common ingredients and terminology used in the mocktailbar and recipes, essential mixing techniques like shaking, stirring, and muddling, and the gear that can help you pull it all together. It’s a lot to take in all at once, but none of it is difficult, and you can take it at your own pace.
With a few basic tools and a handful of tips and tricks, your next Sprite drinks can be better than any you’ve made before. If you keep at it and discover the joy of mixing mocktails from scratch, you’ll be hooked because nothing beats a freshly made drink.