[tps_header]Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching and we’re craving refreshing beverages with fresh ingredients. So, we asked Katie Dunlop of LoveSweatFitness for ideas. Below are cocktail (and mocktail) recipes that you’ll want to make again and again. ¡Salud![/tps_header]
A Paloma is a local favorite in Mexico on a hot day. It’s traditionally made with grapefruit soda, but I am putting a fresh spin on it. My version cuts calories and reduces the sugar. Plus, by using fresh grapefruit juice you get the added benefits of vitamin C and potassium along with tons of other vitamins and minerals.
2 ounces Blanco Tequila
6 ounces fresh squeezed grapefruit juice
½ ounce lime juice
¼ – ½ cup Sparkling mineral water
Original Paloma: LSF Version:
240 calories, 27g sugar 190 calories, 16g sugar