Make Your Own: Dark & Stormy Mocktail

Make Your Own: Dark & Stormy Mocktail

Amanda Furbee

This year I will be diving into delicious Mocktail blends to add to your favorite collection of tasty beverages. Our Root Beer Syrup Base provides the perfect twist to a classic Dark and Stormy Cocktail. 

Our herbal Root Beer Syrup Base has all the herbs you need to make your very own root beer, just add the sweetener! Classic root beer herbs like Sassafras, Birch, Sarsaparilla and Vanilla are combined to create the tastiest, no-guilt root beer that you can make yourself. Not only does our root beer herbal blend create the perfect base to make your favorite yummy soda, it includes carminative and bitter herbs that aid in digestion and detoxification.  All you need is to add some sweetness to balance out these robust root beer flavors! 

I don’t know about you, but I am ready to jump-start my digestive tract after all the Holiday goodies that have come my way. This tasty root beer blend is the perfect addition to pair with my January detox regime.

Here’s what you will need:

  • 1 oz of THS Root Beer Syrup Base
  • 3 cups of water
  • 1/2 cup molasses, honey, date syrup or cane sugar
  • Soda Stream or club soda
  • Ginger Beer or Zevia Ginger Beer
  • Limes or Lime Juice

To Make Your Own: Dark and Stormy Root Beer

  1. Decoct 1oz of Herbal Root beer base in 3 cups water for 40 minutes.  
  2. Allow to cool and strain out the root beer blend.
  3. Add ½ cup molasses, honey, or ½ cup cane sugar.  Allow to cool.
  4. Add a tablespoon of this syrup to 8oz of carbonated water in your soda stream.
  5. Add 2oz root beer blend to 8oz ginger beer or Zevia ginger beer.
  6. Add a splash of lime juice to your blend. 
  7. Stir or shake, then pour into your glass and enjoy!

Learning to make your own herbal products is a fun evolution to bringing balance to your life. On your person and in your home. We understand that not everyone likes to make his or her own products. 

We take great pleasure in creating products and recipes for you. However, if you are interested in going more in-depth to make all your own herbal products get signed up for THS Make Your Own: Herbal Product Series, Beginning in 2021. In this 4-month, hand-on, program we will dive into making an assortment of products for your hair, skin, body and home. Space is limited. Secure your spot today! 

To set up an herbal consultation with me email: info@theherbshoppepharmacy.com 

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