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saresw Jan 26, 2012 06:39 PM

Hi all,

I'm looking for a mocktail idea/recipe. I'm hors d'oeuvre for an event at my school, but my chef asked me to do a 'mocktail' as well. I've decided to make a balsamic roasted veg crostini-type thing (playing around with many ideas still!) and I want something light to compliment it.

Any ideas would help :)

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    haiku. Jan 31, 2012 08:03 AM

    I can give you a lot of ideas, but an idea of what you'd prefer to work with would help. In which direction are you hoping to head? Berries? Citrus? Sweet? Tart?

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      wyogal Jan 31, 2012 08:07 AM

      This site looks good:
      http://convivial.blogs.com/horace_lyd...
      Saw one with pear, too, that might compliment roasted vegetables.

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        katecm Jan 31, 2012 09:49 AM

        I'm stuck on the pairing with roasted veggies. Maybe a sparkling lemonade with a sprig of thyme and sprig of rosemary?

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          wyogal Jan 31, 2012 10:15 AM

          or apple based with those herbs... or ginger?

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          HillJ Jan 31, 2012 12:31 PM

          http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/20/din...

          This NYTimes article is a keeper. While aimed at pregnant ladies, it certainly works for anyone looking for a delicious mocktail idea.

          1. ROCKLES Jan 31, 2012 01:01 PM

            http://www.food.com/recipe/non-alcoho...

            N/A Sangria should stand up to those roasted vegetables, this is just one way of making it, but thought you could use the idea

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              rstuart Jan 31, 2012 01:32 PM

              A good source of Mocktail recipes is the LCBO website.. there are 326 listed!
              http://www.lcbo.com/lcbo-ear/RecipeCo...

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