Grapefruit Thyme Mocktail
"This refreshing cocktail is just perfect for a sunny day."
-- @flowersinthesalad
A Note from Feedfeed

This grapefruit cocktail is an alcohol-free cocktail made with grapefruit juice, thyme simple syrup, and sparkling water. This cocktail is refreshing and full of citrus flavor, perfect for spring/summer!

For more refreshing mocktails, check out our Mocktails feed, edited by @Ashcuoco featuring this delicious Alcohol-Free Spicy Paloma by @skinnytaste and this Honey Peach Basil Mocktail by @alliannaschneider.



Prep time 5mins
Cook time 10mins
Serves or Makes: 4


For the Thyme Syrup

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/ 2 cup fresh thyme

To Make the Thyme Syrup


  • Step 1

    Add sugar and water to a pot and bring to the boil. Switch back to a low heat and simmer for about 5 minutes until the sugar has dissolved. Remove from the heat.

  • Step 2

    Add the thyme and cover with the syrup. Allow to steep for 2-3 hours at room temperature.

  • Step 3

    Remove the thyme. Pour the syrup into a glass with a lid and refrigerate. Use within 1-2 weeks.

For the Grapefruit Thyme Mocktail

  • 3 1/ 3 cups cold sparkling water
  • 1/ 2 cup thyme syrup, recipe above
  • 1 1/ 3 cups fresh grapefruit juice
  • 2 cups ice cubes

To Make the Grapefruit Thyme Mocktail


  • Step 1

    Fill ice cubes into glasses. Add 2 tablespoons thyme syrup to each glass and fill up with 1/3 cup grapefruit juice and approximately 3/4 cup sparkling water. Garnish with a slice of grapefruit and some thyme. Enjoy ice cold.