There’s not many more months (er, weeks actually) left of summer. Can you believe it? Time is flying by at a scary pace these days. But there’s no better past time during the summer than sipping on a nice, icy cocktail after a long day at the beach. Mmmmm. And something about margaritas and summer go hand in hand. But margaritas can pack a mean caloric punch, between the tequila, triple sec, and premade margarita mixes.
So the answer is to make them from scratch – juices and all! These Skinny Grapefruit Margaritas as under 200 calories each (189 to be exact), made with freshly squeezed grapefruit and lime juice and simple syrup made with stevia instead of sugar, which can save some serious calories. That and swapping out a little bit of orange juice for the triple sec. Definitely takes a bit more time and elbow grease, but it’ll all be worth it when you’re sitting on the beach, lookin’ gooooood in that itty bitty bikini