No matter how hard we love alcohol, we must admit that it is loaded with calories. And actually the amount of calories present in any alcoholic drink is directly proportional to the alcoholic content, which means that more alcohol = more calories.
So the idea of this article is actually make people who aim to lose weight or cut the calories order their drinks with sugar-free soda or citric juices instead of other calorie packing ingredients. Check out the following 10 drinks that are low in calories.
1. Wine Refreshers
Pick up a low alcoholic wine to maintain the low caloric level and pour on some fresh citric juice or sparkling water instead of coke. Low alcohol wine includes Riesling and Moscato.
2. Vodka with Diet Soda
Want a cocktail with only 100 calories per drink? Well, a vodka shot with diet cola and some lime should be your companion. Remember that 100 calories could be too much or negligible for different types of people with different goals, so know your goals and pick your drink.
3. Lime Margaritas
Remember the scope of our article? Low calorie drinks, so we have to neglect all syrup mixes and put any kind of healthy sweetener to give the flavor needed. Also you can put lime juice accompanied with some tequila and citrus to have a cocktail that is less than 200 calories per serving. Having the traditional cocktail could pack on 500 calories per serving to your body.
4. Whiskey Ginger
We all know that many people are whiskey fanatics, that is why we suggest you to mix whiskey with ginger and some lime to have your favorite whiskey with less than 150 calories…Think wisely.
5. Freshy Mojitos
Mojitos are the top hit for many people in the summer as it is a very refreshing drink, but it is not a summer body friendly drink at all! So whenever you order Mojitos, put your own packet of diet sugar instead of the sugar syrup to keep the drink with low calories.
6. Bloody Mary
Although this drink is high in sodium, it provides you with many healthy nutrients like vitamin C and A. And to be honest, it has less than 200 calories per serving, so it could be an option without any additives.
7. Updated Moscow Mules
Replace the ginger beer with diet ginger ale to enjoy your manly drink and shrink some of its calories out.
Gimlet is basically based on gin, so if you are a gin fanatic, then you are a one healthy drinker. Get your gin and mix it with some lime to have a drink with low calories.
This cocktail has around 150 calories per serving, so mix it with diet soda rather than normal soda.
As we said, neglect all of the sugary syrups and add some fresh juice or pieces of fruit to have a low-calorie champagne drink. So have you ever thought of a champagne drink at 100 calories only?