Start 2013 with a toast! Parents and kids alike will enjoy lifting up a glass of one of these non-alcoholic drinks to ring the new year. We’ve got five fam-friendly favorites — and you probably have many of the ingredients in your fridge or pantry. For more ideas for NYE celebrations, see our New Year’s Eve Around the World post!

Cheers to you and yours in 2013!

Sorbet Fizz

3 Tbsp Sorbet
Ginger Ale

Place sorbet into a goblet. Fill goblet half way with ginger ale. Stir.

Milk Punch

1 cup warm milk
2 tsp sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
grated nutmeg

Combine milk, sugar and vanilla extract. Pour into a mug. Top with grated nutmeg

Shirley Temple

1 part cherry juice
3 parts ginger ale
maraschino cherry garnish

Fill a glass with ice. Pour in cherry juice and ginger ale. Top with a cherry.

Roy Roger

6-8 ounces cola
splash grenadine
maraschino cherry garnish

Fill a glass with ice. Add cola and grenadine. Stir slightly. Garnish with a cherry.

Baby Bellini

Chilled sparkling cider
1-2 ounces peach nectar

Pour peach nectar and sparkling cider into a tall flute. Give it a gentle swirl to combine.

Here’s to joy in 2013!

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