Keep fit when drinking our suggested low calorie cocktails!
It’s the weekend and regardless of whether your going out with some friends, enjoying a tete-a-tete with your loved one or having Sunday brunch with your step-mum, alcohol temptations will be high and sometimes, we need to know how to intelligently give in to that social drinking.
We all agree alcohol is far from being a fat burner, nor is it part of our detox regime, but occasionally we are entitled to enjoy the simple pleasures in life. Afterall it’s better to be in a good mood than frustrated, and high blood pressure isn’t recommended for our long-term health.
What-to-where has therefore put together a list of skinny cocktails for you to sip on without being riddled with guilt. If we think about it, many have a lower calorie intake than a strawberry milkshake (160 cal).
1.A glass of white or rosé wine (bewteen 70 et 80 calories)
The drink with the least calories is you best ally for happy hour and dinner.
2.A Champagne glass ( environ 75 calories)
You no longer need to feel uncomfortable ordering champagne when your friends order sprits, champagne is chic and “diet”.
3.The Mimosa ( 85 calories) Champagne and orange juice, this is the ideal drink to order during Sunday brunch.
4.Le bellini ( 123 calories)
White tine and peach Juice
5.Le gin tonic (110 calories)
Le perfect speedy cocktail, some gin and some tonic.
6.The Bloody Mary ( 123 calories)
Vodka, tomato juice, lemon juice, and tabasco.
7.The Mojito ( 140 calories)
Mint leaves, sparkling water and lime are not calorific. 1 shot of rhum is roughly 100 cal , add 2 spoonfuls of sugar ( roughly 40 calories)
8.Vodka Martini (147 calories)
Vodka & Martini
9.Rhum & Coke (162 calories)
Rhum& coke. If you can trade regular coke for Diet or Zero, it’s a lot fewer calories.
10.Sea Breeze ( 180 calories)
If you are used to ordering Vodka cranberry , try the Sea Breeze, grapefruit juice, cranberry, vodka with lots of ice.