Updated: Jan 22
Craft cocktails are all the rage right now! Knowing how to make a great cocktail elevates your level of “AWESOMENESS” with your friends and family. You don’t need to be a “Mixologist” to make a great cocktail. Here’s some easy craft cocktails to WOW even the toughest critic.
LOW CALORIE, BIG FLAVOR COCKTAILS
These 80 calorie craft cocktails have a very limited amount of ingredients. That’s what helps keep the calories low. Want to know the WONDERFUL thing about tequila? It’s already a low-calorie and low sugar spirit! That’s why there’s so many benefits to drinking it.
This lovely cocktail is made with Diet Lemonade and Tequila. Add in a splash of Fresca and Lime Juice for a low-calorie twist on the traditional margarita. Garnish with a Fresh Red Pepper for a pop of color and flavor. Can’t find Fresca! Try the Lemon Lime flavor of Sparkling Ice water. With only 80 calories, it’ll be one of your favorites!
Many low-calorie craft cocktails are targeted to women. This 80-calorie choice is a great option for men. Just add tequila to Diet Coke with a slice of lemon! It doesn’t get any simpler than that. With all the different Coke flavors available now, you can substitute the Diet Coke with a different flavor. Just remember…to keep the calories low, pick a diet version of Coke.
This 80-calorie beauty will be a favorite on your brunch table. It’ll be like drinking champagne without all the calories! The recipe suggests Fresca, but you can truly make it your own. Just use any carbonated beverage (flavored or not). Remember to check the calories of the one you choose. The idea is to keep the calorie count low!
GET YOUR SEXY ON WITH THESE COCKTAILS
Who doesn’t love a SEXY cocktail? You know what I’m talking about. The ones that are so beautiful, you can’t WAIT to savor every sip! How would these lovelies make you feel after drinking one of them? A few simple ingredients and you’ll be well on your way to feeling good!
The name alone screams sexy! The mix of Pineapple and Cranberry juices brings out the beauty of this tasty drink. With each sip you’ll imagine you’re in some tropical place relaxing the day away. It’ll become your go to cocktail after a CRAZY day at the office!
How can you NOT think sexy when you see this drink? Equal parts Café Elegancia and Milk are basically all you’ll need. Don’t forget the chocolate covered strawberry for that extra level of sexiness. It’s the perfect drink when you’re looking to bring some sexy to your life.
Not only is this a SEXY drink, it’s also low-calorie! At only 80 calories, you can enjoy this beauty without any guilt. Our hope is that each sip of this tasty cocktail is dedicated to those who’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer. It’s a small way of sending love and support to anyone battling this disease.
GO FOR THE BOLD FLAVOR
Looking for a cocktail with more flavor? Want to add a little extra punch to your taste buds? Then you’ve GOT to try these! You’ll enjoy the simplicity and your guests will love the taste. It’s a win-win for everyone!
It doesn’t get much bolder than this! Add a little tequila to Red Bull and let the party begin. You’ll definitely get a boost with this cocktail.
This traditional cocktail combination is perfect for anyone who likes it BOLD! Your taste buds will dance with delight from all the flavors. It’ll be a hit with anyone you serve it to. It’s definitely a favorite for tequila connoisseurs.
Tabasco sauce and a fresh Habanero Pepper kicks the bold flavor of this cocktail up a few notches! It’s the perfect choice for those who like it SPICEY. Not a big fan of Tabasco sauce? Leave it out. You’ll still get the bold flavor of the tequila and lime without the spice.
With your bottle of Señor Rio tequila and a few staples, you’ll be a Tequilaology expert in no time. Making delicious craft cocktails, doesn’t need to be hard. These simple, easy to follow receipes are all you’ll need. Do you have a craft cocktail using tequila that you want to share? Enter it in the comments below. We’d love to try it!
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