Tag: cocktail

How To Build A Healthy Mocktail

by in Healthy Holidays, December 6, 2013

Everyone can join in on the holiday cheers with virgin cocktails on hand. Even sans alcohol, these sippers can get heavy on calories and sugar. This holiday season build a healthy mocktail using these simple guidelines.

Healthy Swaps: Holiday Cocktail Party

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Tips, December 13, 2010

Typical holiday cocktail parties are overflowing with alcohol and high calorie foods, but you can be festive while watching your figure. These 5 swaps will save you a whopping 1000 calories at your next shindig.

Sip Wisely: Tips for Smart Alcohol Picks

by in Healthy Tips, May 27, 2010

With spring fever in the air, relax with a glass (or two) of alcohol. Beer, wine and cocktails can be part of a healthy diet—as long as you do it responsibly and follow our tips.

Easy White Wine Cocktails

by in Healthy Recipes, July 18, 2009

A glass of white wine is great on its own, but you can easily jazz it up by adding fresh fruit, fruit juices and other liqueurs. Try these recipes, from Smooth.com wine expert Gregory Del Piaz, for a cool change from your standard mixed drinks.

Cheers! Summer Cocktails to Try (& Some Calorie Warnings)

by in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, July 1, 2009

One of the best ways to celebrate a summer day is with drinks at the pool, barbecue, picnic or just the back patio after a long day. But cocktails can come with a hefty calorie count, especially if you like your drinks strong. Here are some tips and recipes.

Spotlight Recipe: Michelada

by in Healthy Recipes, January 26, 2009

Want something more exciting than bottled beer for your game-day bash? If your friends are Bloody Mary fans, this Mexican cocktail might be a winner. Lime and hot sauce liven up the flavor without adding calories.