• Low Calorie Grapefruit Margarita

    Low Calorie Grapefruit Margarita

    Here’s a low calorie version of Rachel Rae’s Grapefruit Margarita that comes from cookinlean.com. With a blend of fresh orange and low-cal grapefruit juice this frozen loses the calories but not the flavor. Delish! Ingredients 2 … Read More »

  • SKINNY Gladiator

    SKINNY Gladiator

    It seems a total oxymoron to call a gladiator skinny, but we are referring to a low calorie cocktail and not some muscle-bound hunk who slew lions with his bare hands. The original Gladiator mixed drink is actually … Read More »

  • Flirtini

    Flirtini

    For all you Sex and the City fans, the Flirtini, made popular at the end of season three. Here’s the Flirtini video. Ingredients 1 1/2 oz vodka 1 1/2 oz pineapple juice Champagne Cherry Instructions Chill the vodka and … Read More »

  • Tea Rose Cocktail

    Tea Rose Cocktail

    Inspired by my friend and talented artist, Beth Moody, who paints beautiful roses (amongst other things) and grows equally lovely roses in the garden of her historic Georgia home. See Beth’s work at http://duluthartgallery.com/ or http://bethmoody.com. Watch … Read More »

  • Praying Mantis

    Praying Mantis

    The praying mantis is so named because its front legs are angled to give it the appearance of being in prayer. It might better be named preying mantis, however, as it’s a formidable predator and the females are … Read More »

 
 
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    • Low Calorie Grapefruit Margarita Low Calorie Grapefruit Margarita

      Low Calorie Grapefruit Margarita Here’s a low calorie version of Rachel Rae’s Grapefruit Margarita that comes from cookinlean.com. With a blend of fresh orange and low-cal grapefruit juice this frozen loses the calories but not the flavor. Delish! Ingredients 2 … Read More »

  • Skinny Drinks

    • SKINNY Watermelon Mojito skinny watermelon mojito cocktail

      SKINNY Watermelon Mojito Low-calorie cocktails reach a new apex with this Watermelon Mojito. Minty, sweet and refreshing with only 94 calories. Watch the video. Ingredients 1 oz white rum (80 proof) Mint leaves 1 cup diced watermelon, pureed 1/2 oz … Read More »

  • Pirate Potions

    • The Jack Sparrow The Jack Sparrow cocktail

      The Jack Sparrow Avast, me hearties! Ye can enjoy a sup of most excellent grog, though t’ Jack Sparrow b’ain’t fer the lily-livered… Ingredients 1 oz Captain Morgan Dark Rum 1 oz Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum 1 oz Jack Daniels … Read More »

  • Articles

    • Does a Noggin of Egg in Your Nog Make an Eggnog?

      Alright, I’m no Dr. Seuss but the origin of eggnog is as convoluted as any of his sayings. (By the way, the good Dr. was the son and grandson of brewmasters in Springfield, Massachusetts. One wonders what remarkable potions he … Read More »

  • Mixnsip’s Creations

    • Color Palette color palette frozen cocktail

        Color Palette The colors of your palette are only limited by your imagination. For this frozen potion I used raspberry liqueur, blue curacao, apricot liqueur and creme de cassis but mix it up any way you like. The idea … Read More »

  • Favorites

    • Peach Old Fashioned Peach Old Fashioned cocktail

      Peach Old Fashioned You may think you’re not a bourbon lover but this cocktail will change your mind. A creation from the Ritz-Carlton on Amelia Island this has just the right balance of sweet, tart and sultry. I had to … Read More »