Let's face it...no one likes a fat alcoholic. Skinny alcoholics, on the other hand, are all the rage...(think Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton and Amy Winehouse or is she a drug addict? Whatever, she's skinny isn't she? That's all that counts.)
Anyway, if you want to be super cool, like these gals, try these fab recipes for Low-Cal Cocktails-they look yummy. Let me know what you think!
6 oz. diet lemon-lime soda
12 mint leaves
1/4 lime sliced 1 1/2 oz rum
5 to 8 ice cubes
Pulverize mint and lime in glass.
Add soda and rum.
Stir well. Add ice. Garnish with mint and lime.
You save 146 calories!!
115 - calorie Margarita
1 1/2 oz tequila
1 packet sugar free lemonade flavored drink mix
2 tbsp. lime juice
5 to 8 ice cubes or 1 cup crushed ice
Stir first four ingredients together and pour over ice, or for a frozen version, place all ingredients in blender and blend until smooth.
Garnish with a lime wedge.
You saved 625 calories!
P.S. You might want to mix up a pitcher of these before "Tennis Tuesday" my new series on my trials and tribulations on the courts of suburban Jersey. Trust me...you'll need it.