Val’s Light Mojito

in Beverages,Gluten Free,Holidays,Low Carb,Paleo,Vegan

This refreshing summer drink is a great alternative and a lighter version than the traditional. Why not reduce the sugar load and save a few calories too!

Ingredients:

  • 2 slices cucumber
  • 1 peeled slice of ginger
  • 1 lime wedge squeezed
  • 1 sprig of mint leaves
  • 1 shot of vodka in 8oz glass of your choice
  • fill half the glass with ice
  • 5 oz of sparkling water

Here’s How:

  1. Place cucumber, ginger, lime and vodka in glass and muddle.
  2. Add ice.
  3. Pour sparkling water and mix.
  4. Garnish with mint leaves.

Although this drink is most refreshing in summer, try this any time of year.

Yield: 1 cocktail