What’s the deal with Alcohol-free drinks?
With more and more people drinking mindfully, the No & Low Alcohol drinks industry has grown exponentially in the past couple of years, and shows no sign of slowing down. As the demand for reduced alcohol, alcohol free and low calorie drinks continues to increase, drinks manufacturers are creating some fabulous and innovative products to satisfy those looking for a healthier way to enjoy their favourite tipple.
Here we take a look at some of the brands and trends leading the way in the Non-alcoholic drinks category.
Low calorie Alcohol-free beers
At only 53 calories per serving, this Lucky Saint Non-Alcoholic lager will certainly satisfy those looking for a low calorie beer option as this is the best beer to drink when dieting. With delicious tropical fruit flavours, combined with citrus and biscuits, this vegan lager is well worth a try. At 0.5% ABV you can have as many as you like too – hold the hangover!
£2.00 – £10.80
Superior unfiltered lager. 0.5% ABV. Progressively crafted with over 400 years of proud brewing heritage, Lucky Saint is unfiltered for maximum flavour, even without the alcohol. Vegan and just 53 calories per serving. With lovely flavours of tropical fruits, citrus and biscuits, you can drink one or several for a hangover-free experience.VIEW PRODUCT
Known as the wine lover’s beer – Binary Botanical have created an alcohol-free table beer is unlike any beer you have tasted before. Hints of passion fruit, white peach, guava, gooseberries and grapefruit like aromas are reminiscent of Prosecco or white wine and are solely created by the infusion of organic aromatic hop leaves. This unique flavourful beer goes down beautifully with pizzas, pastas, curries or other asian dinners.VIEW PRODUCT
Looking for a beer with more flavour but no alcohol? Give this Mikkeller Weird Weather 0.3% IPA a go! Mikkeller have isolated special yeasts that can produce low to no alcohol when fermenting but still produce a lot of aromas. This means for all you IPA loving beer drinks, you do not have to compromise on flavour when trying to cut down on alcohol or calories!
This Mikkeller low-alcohol beer, which is practically alcohol-free, has a floral, bitter New England Style IPA with a full body and grassy notes of pine. It’s truly a delicious low alcohol beer that tastes like a unique IPA. Best thing about it? You can drink a few and not regret it the next day.VIEW PRODUCT
Here are some of their other non-alcoholic beers to try: Mikkeller Drink’in in the Sun, Mikkeller Henry Gose Lightly and Mikkeller Limbo Raspberry – a cheeky alcohol-free fruit beer in the lambic style.
This is a very unique beer! Mikkeller love making beers with yeasts that produce alot of flavour and little to no alcohol. With the Mikkeller Limbo Raspberry, they have created an amazing Flemish Primitive beer with raspberries to give a light, fruity & tart taste and the fruit beer is perfect as a chilled lunch drink!VIEW PRODUCT
Alcohol-Free Sparkling Wine
Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Wine is here! We are super excited about this amazing 100% Tempranillo Rosé Sparkling Wine with no alcohol by ALT drinks who are fantastic new producer that are pushing the boundaries and making tasty fizz with all that most loved fresh flavours. This hangover-free sparkling wine is perfect for those special occasions, your sober friends and designated drivers who still like to party!
Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Wine is here! We are super excited about this amazing 100% Tempranillo Rosé Sparkling Wine with no alcohol which has refreshing acidity with some sweetness & strong fizz, hints of of summer berries, citrus peel & aromatic spice. This hangover-free sparkling wine is perfect for those special occasions, your sober friends and designated drivers who still like to party!VIEW PRODUCT
Love Chardonnay based Sparkling White wines such as Champagnes, Cremants and even Cavas, but do not want to wait till the weekend to celebrate with a glass of something bubbly? Look no further, ALT Drinks have created this wonderful 100% Chardonnay Sparkling with no alcohol where you can still pop that cork on a Monday night to celebrate all the big and little things in your life. This hangover-free sparkling wine is perfect for those special occasions, your sober friends and designated drivers who still like to party!
Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Wine is here! We are super excited about this amazing 100% Chardonnay White Sparkling Wine with no alcohol which has refreshing acidity & strong fizz with hints of green apples & citrus peel accompanied with a floral aroma. This hangover-free sparkling wine is perfect for those special occasions, your sober friends and designated drivers who still like to party!VIEW PRODUCT
As the benefits of CBD are becoming more widely known and the ‘healthy hedonism’ trend continues to gain momentum, non-alcoholic CBD drinks are experiencing a bit of a boom, and it’s easy to see why. They are not only delicious, but they have some amazing health benefits. Did we mention they are non-alcoholic too, so they are a perfect alternative to keep in the fridge.
£2.95 – £70.00
ON OFFER – BUY 3 for the price of 2! OR BUY 48 for the price of 24! The best CBD Seltzer out there – alright we might be biased but we truly were impressed by Goodrays. This Elderflower and Japanese Yuzu seltzer has 30mg of safety-tested CBD from sustainable Colorado-grown cannabis. Result? A refreshing and slightly sweet drink with aromatic notes of white flowers and a relaxing experience. Some folks even mix it with spirits but you can certainly enjoy it on it’s own – straight from the can or ice and slice of lemon does it!VIEW PRODUCT
£2.95 – £70.00
ON OFFER – BUY 3 for the price of 2! OR BUY 48 for the price of 24! The best CBD Seltzer out there – alright we might be biased but we truly were impressed by Goodrays. This Passionfruit & Pomelo seltzer has 30mg of safety-tested CBD from sustainable Colorado-grown cannabis. Result? Refreshing sweet, aromatic tropical flavours of Passionfruit with the distinctly sharp, citrus notes of the Javanese Pomelo, all underpinned with subtle cannabis flower terpenes and a relaxing experience. Some folks even mix it with spirits but you can certainly enjoy it on it’s own – straight from the can or ice and slice of grapefruit does it!VIEW PRODUCT
Alcohol-free Spirit Alternatives
The owners of Lyres Distillery, Mark Livings and Carl Hartmann spent over 3 years perfecting the recipes to create the flavours of their no alcohol spirits, and we can confirm they’ve done a fabulous job.
This Lyre’s Non-Alcoholic Dry London Spirit is perfect for all you gin lovers, capturing the essence of a classic gin, but with 0% alcohol and just 10 kcals per 100ml. It has rich scents of orange blossom, jasmine, juniper and citrus – delicious with tonic or even as a base for your favourite gin cocktail!
Love gin but looking for an alcohol-free and low calorie option that doesn’t suck! Look no further, Lyre’s Dry London captures the essence of a classic Gin – all with 0% alcohol and 10 calories per 100ml. Firm flavours of juniper and citrus while earthy notes fill your palate which has lovely vinous qualities. The pepperberry adds warmth and delivers a generous, dry finish. Enjoy it in a classic Gin and Tonic with premium tonic water and add a slice of pink grapefruit and rosemary to garnish for that extra look. Keep scrolling for some amazing recipes.VIEW PRODUCT
Non-alcoholic mojitos at the ready… Lyre’s Non-Alcoholic White Cane Spirit is Rum without the hangover. Generous flavours of oak and sugar cane provide the perfect platform for the marzipan, orange and coconut flavours to shine through. Mix with fresh lime, mint and a dash of soda water for a non-alcoholic flavourful Mojito.
Want to drink Rum without a hangover the next day and with only 15 calories per 100ml? Check this Lyre’s White Cane out – generous flavours with oak and sugar cane providing the perfect platform for the marzipan, orange and coconut flavours to shine through. Mix with fresh lime, mint and a dash of soda water for a non-alcoholic flavourful Mojito.VIEW PRODUCT
If you’re just not willing to compromise on your favourite spirits, there are plenty of delicious low calorie mixers available to maintain a healthy balance.
Don’t want the hassle of mixing up cocktails from scratch and buying all the ingredients? Not a problem! Try these delicious ready-to-drink cocktails on the go. Chill them super cold and serve at house parties, beach parties or on the Friday evening commute home! They are full of flavour and taste like the real thing whilst being non-alcoholic and hangover free! Cheers 🍹
So delicious! This alcohol-free Daiquiri is made using simple yet a delicate blend of non-alcoholic Rum, lime and raw sugar. Ish Spirits set out to honour the timeless classic cocktail that dates back to 1898 in the eponymous mining town of Daiquiri on the southeastern tip of Cuba. It’s been enjoyed by millions ever since, and now reinvented as an alcohol-free version so mindful drinkers everywhere can enjoy a proper classic.VIEW PRODUCT
Hands up if you love a chilled Aperol Spritz! ✋🏼 If that’s you – this is a delicious alcohol-free, hangover-free yet full of flavour alternative for you. ISH Spirits put together quassia, cinnamon and gentian root, to add the complex bitterness and herbaceousness found in a traditional spritz; along with lemons, oranges and tangerines, to add tang and sweetness. This all comes together in an alcohol-free spritz that tastes as good as it looks.VIEW PRODUCT
Whether you are looking for a non-alcoholic alternative or are living that Sober Life, this drink is perfect for you. Gin & Tonic for lunch? Why not? It is alcohol-free and full of delicious natural flavours and only 45 calories per bottle. Blended with Square Root’s own tonic water with natural quinine & lemon peel, all you need to do is find a tall glass and a handful of ice and you are winning at life.VIEW PRODUCT
A sophisticated, fizzy, totally booze-free take on the iconic ruby red aperitif, with complex sharp and fruity flavour fit to impress. Serve with a slice of fragrant orange rind and let the aromatic bitterness wash over you before a good meal, or enjoy at the end of a busy day for an elegant treat.VIEW PRODUCT
Mixers & Kombucha
Founders, Ed & Robyn created Square Root from their kitchen table back in 2012. Since then they’ve gone from strength to strength, creating a beautiful range of craft soft drinks that contain less sugar and more flavour.
We really like Square Root’s commitment to creating all-natural, additive-free, flavour first, non-alcoholic beverages, ideal for people who are looking for alternatives. Some of our favourites are the Square Root Hop Tonic and the Square Root Ginger Beer. We have curated some of their best mixers on our website! Click here to see them all!
This bright and balanced tonic water is made from scratch by Square Root Sodas, in the heart of East London, using only the very finest ingredients and botanicals. Bright, citrusy coriander seed, are paired up with powerful and zesty lemongrass for a delicate yet full-flavour. Natural quinine provides a refreshingly bitter balance. Top your favourite Gin/other spirits or it’s just as good enjoyed solo, served over ice with a nice big slice of Pink Grapefruit. How fancy!VIEW PRODUCT
Freshly pressed root ginger is blended with freshly squeezed lemon juice with four different type of dark and light sugars to give a natural spicy, clean and complex flavour. We absolutely love this Ginger beer and it’s still got less sugar than most of its kind, with only 69 calories per bottle! Mix it up with spiced rum or simply sip on it chilled with slice of lemon.VIEW PRODUCT
Why not rejuvenate, uplift and enlighten with a Kombucha? This lightly fizzy alcohol-free fermented drink made from sweetened black or green tea has taken the wellness world by storm in the past few years. Made with tea, sugar and a happy mix of bacteria and yeast, it’s known for its many health benefits, such as improving gut microbiome which in turn improves digestion, inflammation and energy levels. Tea is also full of antioxidants which are essential in preventing various diseases.
This is our favourite Kombucha yet! Dry Dragon Kombucha is light and citrusy with notes of sweet lemons and grapefruit, but with a delicate leafy undertone. Dry and fresh, it is a perfect light summer spritz to be drunk at any time of day. We are excited to be able to list Real Kombucha for you to try!VIEW PRODUCT
This is our favourite Kombucha yet! We were surprised to find out that nothing other than tea is added to this beautifully salmon/pink kombucha and that the young Darjeeling tea leaves alone develops notes of rhubarb, white peach and a touch of blackcurrant. The fruit and spice flavours round out the acids to make it soft and delicate. The Royal Flush kombucha has won multiple awards and hearts and we are excited to be able to list Real Kombucha for you to try!VIEW PRODUCT