Shirley Temple Cocktail: a sweet and alcohol-free treat with this recipe

The Shirley Temple cocktail, named after the famous child actress of the 1930s, is a delicious, alcohol-free alternative that is popular with children and adults alike. With its unique blend of lemonade, ginger ale and a dash of grenadine, this drink is known for its bright red color and sweet, refreshing taste. A cherry topping provides the perfect finish. Also perfect as a cocktail for children!

Everything you need to know for the perfect Shirley Temple cocktail
  • 120 ml ginger ale
  • 120 ml lemonade
  • 2-3 teaspoons grenadine
  • Cocktail cherries for garnish

How to mix your Shirley Temple cocktail

Step 1: Ice in the copper cup

Fill your copper cup to the brim with ice cubes. Feel the cup get cold and prepare yourself for the refreshing treat, because it will make both adults' and children's hearts beat faster!

Step 2: Add the liquids

Carefully pour the ginger ale and lemonade over the ice. Make sure that the liquids are evenly distributed. Watch the two ingredients mix together and enjoy the colorful spectacle.

Step 3: Add grenadine

Add the grenadine. Watch it fall through the cup and create a beautiful color gradient.

Step 4: Stir and garnish

Rühre den Cocktail vorsichtig um, um die Geschmacksrichtungen zu vermischen. Garniere mit einer oder mehreren Kirschen.

Step 5: Enjoy

Now it's time to sit back and enjoy your homemade, alcohol-free Shirley Temple cocktail.


See the Shirley Temple cocktail difference for yourself with a Specter & Cup Copper Cup

Enjoying a Shirley Temple cocktail from a Specter & Cup copper cup is an experience in itself. Copper keeps drinks cold for longer, which is especially important to preserve the refreshing taste of this non-alcoholic cocktail.

In addition, the copper cup adds a touch of elegance and sophistication to this classic drink with its special rustic aesthetic:

Imagine how the sparkling red of the cocktail reflects in the light and highlights the copper color of the cup. It's not only a treat for the palate, but also a feast for the eyes!

The natural properties of copper also enhance the overall drinking experience: copper transfers the coldness of the drink directly to your lips, which enhances the refreshing sensation. And if that wasn't enough, the copper mug is also a more environmentally friendly piece of tableware as it is reusable and durable.

Your Shirley Temple cocktail in a Specter & Cup copper cup is sure to be a highlight of any party or cozy evening at home.


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