Healthy and tasty cocktails are just a sip away.
Whether you’ve made a resolution to drink and eat healthier this year, or like to drink smart—sadly, many yummy cocktails are packed with calories—you can have a delicious night tonight (and any night of the year) with these taste-laden low calorie drinks. All four cocktails will tickle your taste buds! To kick off your New Year right, I’m giving away a 6-pack of Hint and Sparkling ICE, courtesy of both brands, so that you can have a tasty low-cal cocktail any night of the year!
Blackberry Apple HINT Martini
1.5 oz Green Apple Vodka
3 oz Sparkling Apple Cider
2 oz HINT Blackberry Water
In a cocktail shaker, combine green apple vodka, sparkling apple cider, Blackberry HINT, and ice; shake until well combined. Strain into chilled glass. Garnish with an apple wedge; serve immediately.
Total Calories: 145 calories
Strawberry-Kiwi HINT Mojito
1.5 oz Rum 2 oz
Club Soda 3 oz
Strawberry-Kiwi HINT Water
10 mint leaves
In a cool tall glass, gently crush mint leaves and add lime juice from one lime. Fill glass with ice. Add rum, club soda, and Strawberry-Kiwi HINT water. Stir well. Garnish with a lime wedge, a few sprigs of mint and enjoy!
Total Calories: 103 calories
Sparkling Raspberry Vanilla Dreamsicle
1 ½ oz Vanilla Vodka
4 oz Black Raspberry Sparkling ICE
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with fresh berries.
Total Calories: 115
Sparkling Lemon Lime Margarita
3 oz Lemon Lime Sparkling ICE
1 ½ oz Tequila
Splash of fresh squeezed orange
Fresh squeezed lime
Shake and pour into a chilled rocks glass rimmed in salt. Garnish with a lime slice.
Total Calories: 100
How to win:
To win the 6-pack of Hint and Sparkling ICE, tell me what your favorite cocktail is.
The contest ends on January 18, 2013.