Blood Orange Shrub
Nonalcoholic drinks are quite the rage right now, and our “mocktails” make it easier to keep your resolutions while quenching your thirst, too. This refreshing Blood Orange Shrub goes down so easy, you might drink an entire pitcher in one sitting — guilt-free!
Test Kitchen Tips
Since blood oranges are only available for a limited time during the year, Cara Cara or navel oranges will work in this recipe as well.
If you want to tame the tangy quality of this shrub, just add more club soda.
Peel strips of 1 orange (do not include white pith); place in a glass bowl.
Suprême oranges; place in bowl with peels. Add sugar and squeeze orange membranes over bowl. Crush orange mixture with a potato masher and let stand 30 minutes.
Stir in vinegar, cover, and refrigerate 48 hours. Press shrub through a fine-mesh sieve; discard solids.
Combine shrub with ginger beer and club soda; serve over ice.
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1g 1%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 16mg 0%
Carbs 48g 16%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.