Maria Rodale's simple take on a non-alcoholic martini. The perfect drink for a sober holiday celebration! 11 People Rated This Recipe.
In a small saucepan, combine the 1/2 cup of the sugar, 1/2 cup water, lemon juice, cinnamon sticks and candied ginger. Dip the rim of each martini glass into the cinnamon syrup. Stir the apple juice concentrate and sparkling apple cider into the pitcher.
A virgin Martini wold be a very empty glass—the ingredients are vodka, gin, and vermouth). You could make a virgin Appletini, but that would just be apple juice.