5 Latin low-calorie summer cocktails
When you're standing at your grill and making one of your favorite new dishes from the Mamás Latinas Ultimate Grill Guide, don't you get thirsty? I know I do! But as much as I enjoy my margarita and sangria, sometimes I want something a little bit lighter.
If I'm eating a big, juicy burger that's full of deliciousness and calories, occasionally I opt for a cocktail that's low in calories but still retain ALL of their flavor. These 5 Latin low-cal cocktails are absolutely perfect for any summer fiesta. Almost all of them are under 200 calories so go ahead and indulge!
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What are your favorite summer cocktails? Are you going to try one of these delicious low-cal versions? Share with us in the comments below!
Sangria Sparkler (100 calories)
Ingredients: 750-milliliter bottle dry red wine,1 cup light orange juice, 1/4 cup brandy or cognac, 1/4 cup orange liqueur, 2 tablespoons sugar, 2 medium oranges, sliced, 2 cups club soda, chilled , Crushed ice and/or orange peel curls (optional)
Directions: In a large pitcher, combine wine, orange juice, brandy, orange liqueur, sugar, and orange slices. Chill at least 2 hours. Add club soda before serving. Serve over crushed ice and/or with orange peel curls, if desired.
Recipe courtesy of Fitness magazine.