5 Low Sugar Cocktail Recipes

As the weather starts to warm up, I’m already dreaming of patio weather and backyard parties this summer. Since you know I’m all about hitting the gym and drinking your cocktails, too- I’ve put together 5 low sugar cocktail recipes for you- just in time for Memorial Day weekend!

And, if you need more healthy cocktail ideas, my recipe eBook has 5 more, as well as 50 other recipes to keep your tastebuds AND your waistline happy.  I can’t wait to see which one are your favorites this summer. 

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5 Low Sugar Cocktail Recipes

Watermelon Vodka Soda

What you need:
2 cups of watermelon
2 oz of vodka of your choice
Soda water
2 slices of lime


How to make it: 
Cut up the watermelon and place in the freezer for 2 hours
Add your frozen watermelon to a cup with 2 oz of vodka
Add in soda water
Mix in the juice of 1 slice of lime, and garnish with the other
 

Kombucha Mule

What you need:
Kombucha Juice
2 oz of vodka of your choice
Ginger slices
2 slices of lime


How to make it:
Add ice, the vodka, ginger slices, juice of 1 slice of lime and vodka to a cocktail shaker & shake well.
Put fresh ice, 3 ginger slices and the juice of the second lime in a copper mug
Strain cocktail from shaker into copper mug and enjoy! 

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Herb Sangria

What you need:
1 pitcher
1 bottle of dry white wine
2 cups of gin
Rosemary
Cucumber
Basil

How to make it: 
Place the rosemary, cucumber and basil into the gin and refrigerate for 24 hours
Add wine to a pitcher with ice
Add in infused gin and place new herbs in the pitcher and serve with a sprig of rosemary in a wine glass

La Croix Cocktails

What you need:
Can of La Croix of your choice (I love the Peach Pear!!)
2 oz Liquor of your choice
Complimentary fruit to the La Croix flavor (I love adding raspberries)


How to make it:
Muddle your fruit in a cup
Mix together your La Croix and liquor in the cup


Ideas of fruit and flavors:
Lime La Croix and fresh lime or cherries
Pamplemousse and fresh grapefruit
Apricot and fresh ginger 

Skinny Dirty Shirley

What you need:
2 ounces of vodka
½ a lime
Cherry water enhancer
Soda water  


How to make it:
Mix soda water, water enhancer, and lime in a cup
Add in vodka and stir
 

If you try one of these cocktails, add it to Instagram and tag me in it!