I’m not one to move up a cocktail, however I additionally don’t need to eat a ton of sugar or pointless energy. I notice that no cocktail is wholesome for you, however in the event you’re going to have a drink or two, you possibly can select decrease calorie choices which might be nonetheless scrumptious and typically even nutritious. Here are 7 low-calorie cocktails (you want to strive)!
7 Low-Calorie Cocktails (You Need to Try)
Skinny Pina Colada
The Skinny Pina Colada has nowhere close to the fats and energy of an everyday Pina Colada as a result of I exploit coconut water as an alternative of coconut cream and add only a splash of pineapple juice to make it. Somewhat little bit of pineapple-seltzer or coconut-seltzer is a superb addition as properly! This might be my favourite of the bunch included in these 7 low-calorie cocktails (you want to strive)!
I like this recipe for White Sangria and at all times advocate it to associates. It’s a crowd-pleaser and tremendous straightforward to make – simply toss all the elements right into a pitcher and also you’re good to go. The recipe makes an enormous batch, which is ideal for events and different summer time get-togethers. I usually throw in a bag of frozen berries to hold it good and chilly, however recent fruit works too! Definitely put this one in your must-make record for summer time as one of many 7 low-calorie cocktails (you want to strive)!
Low-Cal John Daly
You might bear in mind this cocktail from my current go to to New York City. Theodora and I blended Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka with Crystal Light Pure Lemonade and ice. Basically, you simply pour 1-2 photographs of Sweet Tea Vodka over ice and fill the remainder of the glass with lemonade. You may also add a splash of iced tea in the event you like.
When I waitressed on Block Island, I used to drink these Cotton Candy cocktails on the job prefer it was my job. I haven’t had one in years, however requested the bartender on the Chebeauge Island Inn to make me one final weekend. It tasted simply as scrumptious as I remembered! This cocktail is made with vanilla-flavored vodka and seltzer water with a splash of pineapple juice and a squirt of grenadine. The grenadine is actually candy, so go straightforward on it at first after which add extra if wanted.
If you haven’t heard of Pinnacle Vodka but, click on over to their web site and do some exploring. Their vodka flavors and recipes will blow your thoughts. Apparently, they’ve a cake-flavored vodka now!? I NEED to strive it ASAP! There’s in all probability an analogous Creamsicle recipe on the Pinnacle Vodka web site, however right here’s how I make mine: pour roughly 1-2 photographs of Pinnacle Whipped vodka over ice after which fill the glass with seltzer and a splash of orange juice.
This recipe is an oldie, however goodie! In a shaker, add ice, citrus-flavored vodka and a splash of grapefruit juice and pomegranate juice. Shake and pressure right into a martini glass. Garnish with a slice of lime.
Zero Calorie Margarita
Obviously, I didn’t create the SkinnyWoman Margarita, however I simply had to embody it on this put up. It’s actually scrumptious and so a lot better than ingesting that nasty bitter combine.
What is your favourite cocktail?
P.S. Just in case you missed it, listed here are my suggestions for ingesting sparsely and the way to have a wholesome pleased hour!
P.P.S. If you’re monitoring macros, try my FREE “When Macros Get Boozy” information, which teaches you ways to calculate alcohol macros. It additionally contains an alcohol “cheat sheet” and extra low-calorie cocktails! 🙂
This put up was initially printed on August four, 2011. It was up to date on July 2, 2019 and republished.