It's that time of the year again ... the holidays are approaching and if you are like me you are afraid of gaining that extra holiday five pounds (who am I kidding, ten pounds after the Thanksgiving meal I ate hehe).
That's why I was so excited to see delicious, inventive low calorie cocktail recipes as I was browsing Shape Magazine. Below I chose three of my favorite recipes that I thought sound both delicious and festive. Hope you enjoy my picks!
1.) 1.5oz Belvedere RED
2.) 0.5oz St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur
4.) 4 chunks pink grapefruit
1.) Muddle pomegranate seeds and grapefruit with elderflower liqueur.
2.) Add Belvedere and top with crushed ice.
Candy Cane Martini
1.) 1 part Skinnygirl Bare Naked Vodka
2.) 1 part Peppermint Schnapps
3.) 1 part fat-free sweetened condensed milk
4.) 1 mini candy cane for garnish
1.) Shake liquids with ice in a cocktail shaker.
2.) Strain into a martini glass.
3.) Garnish with mini candy cane.
The French Apple
1.) 0.5oz Hennessy V.S
2.) 0.5oz Zubrowka Bison Grass Vodka
3.) 1oz apple cider
4.) 2 dashes of angostura bitters
1.) Add all liquids to a glass with ice.
2.) Stir until well chilled.
3.) Top with grated cinnamon and an apple fan.