How to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolutions: Lighten Up Your Cocktails


Have you made a commitment to make 2018 a healthier year? Don’t worry: you can still toast to your health without the worry of added calories. Try these simple recipes to make cocktails lighter, but just as enjoyable, this year:

 

Lite Strawberry Sour

Ingredients:

2 oz (60 ml) Master of Mixes Lite Strawberry Daiquiri/Margarita Mixer

2 oz (60 ml) Master of Mixes Lite Sweet n’ Sour Mixes

1 oz (30 ml) bourbon

Directions:

In an ice-filled shaker, add 1 oz (30 mL), 2 oz Master of Mixes Sweet & Sour Lite and 2 oz (60 mL)  Master of Mixes Margarita Lite.

Shake and strain with fresh lemon wedge.

 

First Kiss

Ingredients:

3 oz (90 ml) Master of Mixes Lite Sweet n’ Sour Mixer

2 oz (60 ml) pinot noir

.75 oz (22 ml) blueberry vodka

.75 oz (22 ml) elderflower liqueur

Directions:

Combine elderflower liqueur, blueberry vodka and Master of Mixes Sweet & Sour Lite in a Boston glass filled with ice.

Shake and strain into champagne coupe.

Float pinot noir over top.

 

Lite Margarita on The Rocks

Ingredients:

4 oz (120 ml) Master of Mixes Lite Margarita Mixer

1 oz (30 ml) tequila

Directions:

In an ice-filled shaker, add 1 oz (30 mL) tequila and 4 oz (120 mL) Master of Mixes Margarita Lite Mix.

Shake and strain into an ice-filled rocks glass.

Garnish with lime wheel and serve.

 

Cheers to a fresh start!