Melting Snowman Mocktail
The Melting Snowman Mocktail is a fun and festive beverage that beautifully blends the nostalgia of a holiday classic with the fresh, inviting flavors of coconut, pineapple, and vanilla!Jump to Recipe
I partnered with Great Value to craft up this Melting Snowman mocktail recipe! Recipe and ideas are my own.
I think I found my new favorite winter mocktail! I couldn’t resist creating the Melting Snowman Mocktail – a whimsical drink that embodies the magic of the holidays. The combination of whipped topping, Frosty the Snowman Marshmallows, and Santa Hat Sprinkle elevates this drink into an adorable winter masterpiece! I combined the timeless charm of a snowman with the tropical twist of coconut, the zing of pineapple, and a hint of comforting vanilla for a drink the whole family can enjoy. I had homemade simple syrup on hand, but you can always grab store bought. This mocktail isn’t just a drink, it’s also totally Insta-worthy! You can buy the Great Value Frosty The Snowman Marshmallows and Great Value Santa Hat Sprinkle Mix at your local Walmart.
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Crafting this wintry mocktail is as easy as building a snowman! Begin by shaking up coconut water, coconut milk, pineapple juice, simple syrup, and a dash of pure vanilla extract in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake until the outside of the shaker is chilled.
Next strain the mixture into a glass filled with ice. Crown with a generous layer of whipped topping.
Gently place a Frosty The Snowman Marshmallow on top, arranging it to look like a melting snowman. Sprinkle Santa Hat Sprinkles over the whipped topping. Last, add a rosemary sprig to complete the snowman’s look!
What’s the best way to make simple syrup for the Melting Snowman Mocktail? Making simple syrup is easy! Combine equal parts water and sugar in a saucepan, heat until the sugar dissolves, and then let it cool. You can also infuse the syrup with vanilla for an extra layer of flavor.
Can I customize the Melting Snowman Mocktail for different occasions or seasons?
Yes! The Melting Snowman Mocktail is versatile and can be customized to suit various occasions. You can experiment with different toppings, garnishes, or even adjust the ingredients to create seasonal variations that match the theme of your celebration.
Can I use coconut cream instead of coconut milk in the Melting Snowman Mocktail?
Yes, you can substitute coconut cream for coconut milk if you prefer a richer and creamier texture. Adjust the quantity to your taste, keeping in mind that coconut cream is more concentrated.
Is there a non-dairy alternative for the whipped topping in the Melting Snowman Mocktail? You can use non-dairy whipped toppings made from coconut cream or almond milk to maintain the mocktail’s vegan-friendly profile while still achieving a delightful frothy layer.
Are there other festive garnishes I can use besides rosemary for the Melting Snowman Mocktail? Certainly! Get creative with your garnishes. Mint leaves, edible flowers, or even a cinnamon stick can add a festive touch. Tailor the garnishes to match the theme of your winter celebration.
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