Kinda loving this twist on the classic Cosmo recipe right now. I stand behind any drink that’s half the calories, tastes just as good as the original and does the trick!
Sweet N Low Cosmo
- 3 ounces seltzer water (or club soda)
- 1 ounce vodka
- 1 packet Sweet’N Low® zero calorie sweetener
- 1 ounce cranberry juice
- 1 lemon slice or mint sprig, for garnish, optional
In a chilled shaker, mix the cranberry juice, vodka, Sweet’N Low, and seltzer water. Add ice and shake vigorously. Strain and serve chilled. Garnish with lemon slice or mint sprig, if desired.
The Moms Gone Zen twist… serve over crushed ice. It’s almost like a grown up cosmo-slurpee! We like.
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Make no doubt about it mamas! Summer is here!
This means sun, fun and cocktails… and you’re drinking not because the kids are home (we kid!) but to keep cool of course!
So give this low calorie, delicious & refreshing Strawberry Citrus Cocktail a try this 4th of July!
A few sprigs of mint
1 Tablespoon light agave
1 shot Grey Goose Citron
Muddle the strawberries & mint together in a shaker with ice and shake shake shake! Add remaining ingredients and shake a bit more. Pour over ice, garnish with a strawberry & enjoy!
Happy 4th of July to all!
St. Patrick’s Day!! Time for green beer? Not feelin’ it? Yeah, us too. Kinda seems un-natural and icky really the thought of drinking a lime green anything if you didn’t make it that color naturally? RIGHT?
If you really feel like you can’t hold back and you MUST have a green cocktail… go for this one! The Lucky Leprechaun. It’s a Moms Gone Zen favorite! So do St. Patty’s day right this year and serve up this cocktail! May you come home covered in kisses… Irish or not!
2 parts of Boru Irish Vodka (Vodka)
1 small cucumber, quartered
1 small cucumber (for garnish)
10 fresh mint leaves
3 tablespoons of fresh squeezed lime juice
1 cup of ice
1 tablespoon agave nectar
Dash of sea salt
Put cucumbers, mint and lime juice in a blender on high until well blended. Put ice, vodka, agave, and a dash of salt in a shaker. Pour cucumber mixture through a fine mesh sieve into the shaker as well. Shake well to combine and chill. Serve over ice. Garnish with sliced cucumber & fresh mint.
Drink… to your HAPPY HEART COCKTAIL!
Here’s to heart healthy drinking! Yes, there is such a thing. As most of us know, cranberries have many healing properties. One of those happens to be a key part to helping alleviate cardiovascular disease, according to the American Heart Association.
Cranberries are filled with flavonoids. No, you’re not going to hallucinate… but they do help with urinary tract infections, gastric ulcers, decrease gum disease and lower LDL cholesterol levels “bad”
So… drink to your health! Drink to your heart! A cranberry cocktail that’ll have you head over heels in LOVE!
HAPPY HEART COCKTAIL
Combine Cranberry Vodka, Cranberry Juice & Ice in a shaker.
Pour into a low ball glass.
Finish with a splash of club soda & a squeeze of lime.