Low-Calorie Cocktail Recipes For Your Next Get-Together
Drinks with the girls always sounds like a good idea, until you look at how many calories those cocktails contain. Many fun and fruity cocktails contain a large amount of sugar that put you over the top when it comes to counting your calories. Fortunately, there are less caloric options out there that taste just as good as they sound. We’ve put together eight low-calorie cocktail recipes that will be the perfect addition to your next get-together, without having you feel guilty.
“She put the lime in the coconut, she drank ‘em bot’ up!” You’ll be singing these lyrics all day long with this easy 100-calorie margarita recipe. Enjoy every sip that’ll take you to your own little beach vacation in no time. Get the full recipe at My Crazy Good Life.
Coconut Gin and Tonic
This cocktail tastes light and refreshing, perfect for a spring or summer afternoon. With the addition of coconut water, your average gin and tonic is taken to the next level of flavor. Get the full recipe at Minimalist Baker.
The perfect low carb option for wine lovers, this skinny sangria will be the tastiest option around. Made with red wine, fresh fruit, and some Sprite Zero, you’ll be sipping some guilt-free sangria soon! Get the full recipe at Living Locurto.
Toasted Frozen Coconut Mojito
This frozen mojito will cool you off in the summer and have you wanting more with its light and smooth ingredients. This recipe is made with lime juice, coconut and cashew milk, a little bit of white rum and garnished with mint leaves for that fresh taste. Get the full recipe at With Salt and Wit.
Skinny Beach Bum
Two ingredients of vodka and grapefruit juice are topped with shredded coconut to get the sweetest mix of flavors. And don’t forget the honey and pineapple wedge for a sweet treat and esthetically pleasing touch to the glass. Get the full recipe at Your Southern Peach.
Skinny Sparkling Blueberry Mojito
Made with a homemade blueberry simple syrup and some sparkling water, throw your guilt out the door. This sparkling mojito is tasty, bubbly, and low in calories to let you enjoy a nice dinner to go with it. Get the full recipe at With Salt and Wit.
Rose Lemon Spritzers
Get your fancy pants ready because this drink will have you feeling like you’re sipping in luxury. Fresh lemon juice, rosewater, honey, and more create this decadent cocktail that your friends will gush over. Get the full recipe at Half Baked Harvest.
Watermelon has the fewest calories out of all the fruits because it is made of 80% water, which is no wonder why this watermelon margarita has so few calories. But don’t worry, you won’t be missing out on the flavor. Make this drink from scratch by blending slices on watermelon and squeezing fresh limes into the mix. Get the full recipe at Minimalist Baker.