Sensational Summer cocktails recipe round up!
It may not be Summer on the calendar just yet, but who says you can’t enjoy the taste of some fabulous summer cocktails? Say cheers with these 15 perfect sensational summer cocktails when the temperatures rise and the only thing you need is an icy refreshing drink to beat the heat, keep you cool and relaxed all season long! This Summer cocktail recipe round up is a must for entertaining and chillin’ out during the lazy days of summer or kicking back on the weekends. Pair them up with your favorite yummy dishes and share them with your best pals. Raise your glass to summer cocktail recipes like keto blueberry mojitos, peach bellinis with mint, prosecco slushies and lemongrass and skinny margaritas! Frozen drinks and rainbow sangrias are always a crowd pleasure and a sweet twist on these unique mojitos will transport you right to the Caribbean! Here’s a toast to Summertime with these gorgeous summer time cocktail recipes!
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Similar to a Cosmopolitan but made with pomegranate juice for that added healthy kick and gorgeous color! Always a perfect refreshing summer classic to start off your season right!
This is a perfect cocktail accompaniment with a summer spicy or coconut, curry or Asian dish. Flavored with fresh lemongrass, ginger and cilantro (or Thai basil), this Thai-inspired cocktail is definitely a surprising departure from the flavors of a classic margarita.
The ginger adds a spicy punch of flavor while the lemongrass is mildly herbaceous, and the cilantro, well cilantro is always good with tequila. – Zestful Kitchen
Skinny Margarita – Sugar Free, Low Carb, Paleo
It’s crazy how much sugar is in a regular margarita! There’s almost 400 calories in one you get in a restaurant! Virtually all sweet mixed drinks are incredibly high in sugar, and margaritas are no exception.
The amount of sugar in a regular margarita varies depending on how it’s made. If it’s a margarita from scratch, using tequila, triple sec and lime juice, the sugar will just come from the triple sec. This is the best case scenario, with about 11 grams of sugar in the margarita.
That doesn’t seem too bad, but sometimes this amount can actually be double or more. This is because a large margarita at a restaurant is almost always more than a typical 4 oz serving size.
Even worse, most bars and restaurants make margaritas using a mix. These can vary, but on average, the sugar content per serving is 24 grams! To put that into perspective, a teaspoon of sugar is 4 grams. So, just one serving of margarita mix is equivalent to 6 teaspoons of sugar.
No worries with this Skinny Margarita that is sugar free!
This skinny margarita recipe has only 106 calories, less than 1 gram net carbs, and 0.3 grams of sugar. It only takes a couple minutes to make, using just five ingredients. Can’t get any better than that!
And yet, it tastes absolutely delicious.
Hope you enjoyed this round up of sensational summer cocktails to share with your friends and family this summer and throughout the year!