Summer Drink recipes

Written by: Holly Cooper


Three Delicious Drink Recipes

Give these thirst quenchers a go at your next outdoor party, they're sure to help you beat the summer heat! And note that either the Honey or Maple Elderberry Syrup can be used in any of these recipes !

Kombucha Mocktail


  • A glass full of ice
  • 4 oz. of your favorite kombucha
  • 1 serving of Seattle Elderberry Syrup
  • optional garnish of choice (like rosemary + fresh grapefruit!)


  1. Stir and enjoy the freaking delicious taste!

Seattle Cosmo


  • 1 ½ oz. vodka
  • 1 oz. cranberry juice
  • ½ oz. Cointreau (or a squeeze of orange) 
  • ½ oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1 serving of Seattle Elderberry Syrup
  • optional garnish of a lime wedge or curled lemon peel


  1. Add to a shaker or stir + enjoy the freaking delicious taste!

Elderberry Lemonade with Honey


  • 1/2 Cup lemon juice (half a pound of lemons, juiced - don't use bottled)
  • 1/4 Cup + 1 Tbsp honey
  • 1 1/2 Cups water
  • 4 Tbsp Seattle Elderberry Syrup with Honey
  • Tiny pinch of salt
  • Ice cubes

1. Juice those lemons and set the juice aside!
2. Pour ¼c plus 1TBSP honey into a quart sized jar, add ½c water (warm this water up!)
3. Mix until honey + water combine.
4.Add remaining water, lemon juice & salt- stir well.
5. Divide lemonade into 4 glasses filled with ice, and top with one tablespoon of elderberry syrup per glass.
6. Top with a lemon slice and enjoy!

PRO-TIP: grab a few leaves of fresh thyme, rub them together between your fingers, and drop them into the glass before adding ice, lemonade and elderberry 👌

Option: You can also just mix the four tablespoons of elderberry syrup right into your lemonade!