Under 10 Calorie Cocktails To Get You Through Easter

It’s time to get the party started.

Since we’ll all be binging on an unhealthy amount of chocolate this Easter, most of us will require a few calorie cuts to avoid turning into Augustus Gloop.

And these delicious, gloriously low calorie cocktails are the perfect solution to having your chocolate, and eating it too. Besides being a killer accompaniment to all those eggs, they’ll be your ticket to a relaxing Easter celebration. And if that’s not an excuse to throw back some well deserved cocktails, we don’t know what is…

Pink Tea

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Ingredients:

  • 1 shot of vodka
  • 1 1/2 shots of chilled green tea
  • 3/4 shot of Ocean Spray Low Sugar Cranberry juice
  • 5 torn mint leaves, plus sprig for garnish

Method:

  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Shake hard and strain into a tall glass with ice. Garnish with mint sprig.

Skinny Cosmo

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Ingredients:

  • 1 shot of orange flavoured vodka
  • 3/4 shot of freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 1 1/2 shot of Ocean Spray Low Sugar Cranberry juice

Method:

  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Stir and strain into a martini glass finishing with orange zest garnish.

The Sparkler

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Ingredients:

  • 1/2 a shot of limoncello
  • 1 1/2 shots of Ocean Spray Low Sugar Cranberry juice
  • 2 shots of sparkling wine
  • Sprig of thyme for garnish

Method:

  1. Add the limoncello and juice in a shaker with ice.
  2. Shake and strain into a champagne flute.
  3. Top with the sparkling wine and garnish with a sprig of thyme.

Cran-basil Smash

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Ingredients:

  • 1 shot of gin
  • 1 1/2 shot of Ocean Spray Low Sugar Cranberry juice
  • 2 lime wedges
  • 5 pieces of basil, plus sprig to garnish

Method:

  1. Add all the ingredients into a shaker filled with ice.
  2. Shake and strain into a rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with basil sprig.

Images and recipe courtesy of Ocean Spray