Get Drunk And Feel Great With These 6 Healthy Cocktails

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There are benefits to getting drunk when adding these feel great ingredients! Cocktails should include the perks of a nutritional garnish. But take the garnish up a notch for a full fledge cocktail make-over. Fruits are in!

Banana Banshee.

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  • 1/2 oz Creme de Banana
  • 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao
  • 1 oz low fat cream
  • 1/2 banana
  • Ice

Bananas benefit bones and assists in disease prevention. Cut the banana into small cubes. Add the Creme de Banana, Cacao, and cream in a shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into a glass. Sprinkle the banana cubes evenly inside of the glass. You can also top with fat free whip topping from a can. Serve.

Dream Cycle with an Orange Drop.

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  • 1/2 oz Triple Sec
  • 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao
  • 1/2 oz orange juice
  • 1 oz low fat cream
  • 1/2 orange
  • Ice

Oranges contain vitamins A, B, C, amino acids, iron, and the list continues. Two of these drinks can reach the recommended daily dietary intake of vitamin C. Peel a seedless orange and cut each slice in half horizontally then place inside of a glass. Add the Triple Sec, Cacao, orange juice, and cream into a shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into the glass.  You can place an orange slice on the glass to add with another garnish. Serve.

Very Berry Lady Godiva

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  • 1 oz Chambord
  • 1/2 oz Vodka
  • 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao
  • 1 oz low fat cream
  • Raspberries
  • Ice

Chambord is made from honey and black raspberries. Raspberries contain antioxidants which assist in protection against some human diseases. To create very berry Lady Godiva add the Chambord, Vodka, Cacao and cream into the shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into a glass. Top to the rim with raspberries.

Grasshopper with Melon.

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  • 1/2 oz Midori
  • 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao
  • 1 oz low fat cream
  • 2 – 1″ sliced melon cubes
  • Ice

A grasshopper usually comes with Green Creme De Menthe. Switch to Midori for that melon flavored cocktail. Cut the melon cubes in half twice (or slice into strips) and place inside of a glass. Add the Midori, Cacao and cream into a shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into the glass. Serve.

Blackberry Jelly Bean.

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  • 1 oz Blackberry Brandy
  • 1/2 oz Anisette
  • 1/2 oz Southern Comfort
  • Blackberries
  • Ice

Blackberries are loaded with antioxidants. Brandy, Anisette, and Southern Comfort goes into the shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into a glass. Top with blackberries. Serve.

Strawberry Brandy Alexander.

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  • 1/2 oz Strawberry Brandy
  • 1/2 oz Creme de Cacao
  • 1 oz low fat cream
  • Strawberries
  • Ice

Strawberries are good for eye care, arthritis issues, and heart diseases to name a few benefits. Cut the strawberries into small squares after removing the stems. Place them inside of a glass. Add the Brandy, Cacao and cream into a shaker of ice. Swirl – strain into the glass. Add as many strawberries as you can in this healthy cocktail. Serve.

 

 

 

 

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