3..2..1..Happy New Years!

2022

Say goodbye to the old, and aloha to the new year! With 2021 coming to a close, it’s time to start preparing for the new year with a tasteful New Year’s Eve celebration. Whether you are having a small party with your closest friends and family, or throwing a virtual party, Down to Earth wants to make sure you have all the key ingredients to wow your guests.

We believe in health and wellness, so there’s no need to sacrifice your health while sipping on a tasty mocktail. Grab your friends, gather your drink glasses, and let's get started!

1. Ginger Rush

Photo: Ginger Rush Mocktail

What You’ll Need:

  • 8oz Big Island Organics Gingerade Maté
  • 3 oz club soda or sparkling water
  • 6-10 mint leaves
  • 2 oz agave nectar
  • ½ lime

Directions:

Muddle, or gently mash, lime, mint and agave nectar to release their juices in a chilled glass, add ice, pour Gingerade Maté and top with club soda.

2. Beach Bum

Photo: Beach Bum Mocktail

What You’ll Need:

  • 3 oz cranberry juice
  • 3 oz pineapple juice
  • 2 oz tonic water

Directions:

Add ice to a glass, pour cranberry juice over ice, followed by pineapple juice. Top drink with tonic water.

3. Sparkling Pear

Photo: Sparkling Pear Mocktail

What You’ll Need:

  • 1 ½ cups RW Knudsen Family Sparkling Pear
  • 4 oz Pear juice
  • 1 tbsp Tonic Water
  • 3-4 Fresh basil leaves
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon for rim
  • 1 tbsp Agave for rim 

Directions:

Dip the top of the glass in agave and then spin the top around in cinnamon. Muddle pear juice and basil until the scent of basil comes through. Next, pour sparkling pear and top with tonic water. Garnish with a pear slice and basil leaf.


The New Year’s Eve festivities usually begin after dinner, so it isn’t necessary to prepare a full meal for your guests. Snacks and finger foods are going to be your go-to on this special night. Here is a short list of our favorite party snacks to keep your friends and family satisfied.

  1. Vegan Rob's Cheddar Puffs
    Photo: Vegan Rob's Cheddar Puffs
  2. Hawaii's Special Spirulina Popcorn
    Photo: Spirulina Powder
  3. Siete Grain & Dairy Free Nacho Tortilla Chips
    Photo: Siete Nacho Chips
  4. Mother Raw Dips
    Photo: Mother Raw Dip
  5. Siete Dairy-Free Queso
    Photo: Dairy-Free Queso
  6. Lilly's Hummus
    Photo: Lilly's Hummus

We hope you have a festive New Year's Eve! 2022 is going to be a year of fresh starts and mindful lifestyle choices. Are you ready to join us for Veganuary? We can't wait!

Note: product availability may vary between stores.