When the weather is hot, it’s tempting to want to entertain guests with a refreshing summer drink.
But many classic concoctions are filled with artificial juices, sugars, and syrups — not to mention a few extra calories. What’s a party host to do?
When consumed in moderation, these healthier versions of our favorite summer drinks can help you cut down on sugar and calorie intake. Keep in mind, when it comes to alcoholic drinks, healthy is a relative term. Always drink in moderation — our bodies can only safely consume so much alcohol. And just because a particular drink includes healthy ingredients doesn’t mean you should consume more of it.
Healthier Summer Drinks Recipe: The Mimosa
Simply mix your favorite sparkling wine with fresh-squeezed orange juice. This naturally low-calorie drink is perfect for breakfast or brunch — and it’s a great source of vitamin C.