This Virgin Pomegranate Cocktail recipe is part of my #12daysofgiving Day 7 Holiday Entertaining Menu. Click here to review a listing of all of the recipes!


Yield: 9 cups
Servings: 8
Prep Time: 5 minutes or less.



4 cups sparkling water
4 cups pomegranate juice (unsweetened)
Juice of 4 mandarin oranges
1 cup crushed ice
8 Mandarin rind ribbons


1.) To make mandarin ribbons, take a peeler and peel the circumference of the 4 mandarins before you juice them. Each mandarin should yield 2 ribbons.
2.) Combine sparkling water, pomegranate and mandarin juice into a large pitcher, stir to combine.
3.) Pour mixture into individual glasses, garnish with mandarin rind ribbons. Serve.