The holidays are all about mixing and mingling, and the perfect cocktail can make or break a meal. Unfortunately, many of the most festive cocktails are high calorie, sugary drinks. Check out three delicious, low-cal alternatives that satisfy all your holiday cravings without tipping the scale.
The 2 GINGERS signature SKINNY GINGER, Sauza Sparkling Margaritas, and EFFEN Vodka‘s Toasted White Cranberry are all under 200 calories and sure to be a hit at any holiday party or gathering. Whether you’re in the mood for a spin on a classic whiskey cocktail, looking to keep things bubbly with a champagne alternative, or want a cocktail with real holiday flavor, 2 GINGERS, Sauza and EFFEN have all your bases covered to keep your taste buds happy (as well as your waistline). Cheers!
2 parts 2 GINGERS® Irish Whiskey
Diet Ginger Ale
Method: Pour the 2 GINGERS Irish Whiskey into a pint glass with ice. Top with diet ginger ale, followed by a wedge of a lemon and lime.
SAUZA SPARKLING MARGARITA
Sauza® Sparkling has all the effervescence of champagne, but with the added bonus of coming in three refreshing flavors – Original Lime, Wild Berry and Mango Peach – and totaling at just 125 calories per serving. Consider Sauza Sparkling Margarita as a low-cal alternative to champagne this holiday season, or as a fun gift to bring the hostess of your next party.
EFFEN Vodka’s Toasted White Cranberry
1 ½ parts EFFEN® Salted Caramel Vodka
1 ¾ parts Ocean Spray White Cranberry Juice
¼ part Fresh Lemon Juice
¼ part South Beach Zero Calorie Simple Syrup
Garnish: Toasted Coconut Flakes
Method: In a mixing glass, combine all ingredients and shake with ice. Strain into a rocks glass over ice. Garnish with toasted coconut flakes. 119 Calories Total