3 Easy Clear Cocktails for New Years Eve

Hosting friends for New Years Eve can be a fun experience, but not if drinks get sloshed and cocktail spills turn into stains.  Here are 3 easy and clear cocktails that will make your holiday celebration a little less stressful, not to mention, messy!

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Tom Collins

  • 2 oz gin
  • 3/4 oz lemon juice
  • 2 oz club soda
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup (recipe here)
  • ice cubes

Fill a glass with ice and then add gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Add 1 cup ice, cover and shake until chilled. Strain into a chilled glass.  Top with the club soda and enjoy!

Naughty White Grape Juice

  • 1 part Vodka
  • 2 parts White Grape Juice
  • Ginger Ale

Add the vodka and grape juice together over ice and then fill in the rest with ginger ale.  Refreshing and crisp!

Peachy Keen

  • 5 ounces Ocean Spray White Cranberry-Peach Juice
  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 2 ounces ginger ale
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice

Mix all of the above ingredients into a tall glass and add ice.  Garnish with a lemon slice if desired.  Ready to be enjoyed immediately!