Low-Calorie Cranberry Moscow Mule Holiday Cocktail

Dec 12 2017

Sip 'n Celebrate!

If you're looking for a new cocktail recipe to help you ring in the holidays (without racking up an excessive amount of sugar), this is the one for you. It's like the lovechild of a Moscow mule and a cosmopolitan.… Festive! P.S. It’s best served in a copper mug, like THIS one!

Hungry Girl's Cran-Good Moscow Mule Recipe

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Entire recipe (about 12 oz.): 127 calories, 0g total fat (0g sat fat), 5mg sodium, 8g carbs, 0g fiber, 5.5g sugars, 0g protein

SmartPoints® value 4*

Prep: 5 minutes


1 cup ice

1 1/2 oz. vodka

2 tbsp. diet cranberry juice drink

1 tbsp. lime juice

1 packet no-calorie sweetener (like Truvia)

1/2 cup low-calorie ginger beer (about 40 calories per cup)

Optional garnish: 1 sprig fresh mint


Place ice in a glass. Add vodka, cranberry juice, lime juice, and sweetener. Stir to dissolve sweetener.

Top with ginger beer, and stir.


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