Like you, we enjoy indulging in an occasional cocktail to unwind or celebrate. But even one or two drinks can add a serious amount of calories to our diets. A margarita, for example, has a whopping 740 calories!
After some research, we found there are low-calorie cocktails that you can order at a bar or make at home! Topping the list is fruit-flavored spritzers.
In this article, we will teach you how to make a raspberry ginger spritzer. Plus, we will provide a detailed calorie count. As a bonus, you will learn how to turn it into a raspberry mojito with one extra ingredient!
Makes about 10 ounces
If you prefer a mocktail version of this recipe skip the champagne. You can simply make up the missing ounces in the sparkling water or ginger ale.
Tip: try adding lime instead of ginger for a Raspberry Lime Sparkler!
There are about 135 calories in this spiked cocktail. If you use diet ginger ale, there are only about 105! Here is the breakdown:
Now, you can unwind with a light and refreshing cocktail at home– without worrying about your waistline. This treat is flavored with all-natural ingredients that are low in calories and come with health benefits. Raspberries are full of antioxidants and ginger contains anti-inflammatory properties.