Skinny Grapefruit Basil MartiniSkinny Grapefruit Basil Martini

Here’s a lovely refreshing little low calorie martini with grapefruit and basil from Be sure to use really fresh basil and fresh squeezed citrus and feel good about sipping a mere 161 calories.



  • 2 basil leaves
  • 1 ounce grapefruit juice
  • 1 ounce Da Vinci’s Sugar Free Sweetener Syrup
  • 1 3/4 ounces gin
  • Splash of sparkling wine


  1. In a shaker, muddle basil and syrup
  2. Add grapefruit juice and gin and shake hard with ice for 20 seconds
  3. Strain ingredients into a martini glass and top with sparkling wine
  4. Garnish with a grapefruit twist

Photo credit: Bryan McCay


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