You all, it is SUMMER TIME IN MIAMI!!! While I know that summer doesn't officially begin until June 20th, with the summer solstice, temperatures in Miami and the almost daily rain storms tell quite a different story!
Now that schools are out and many will be spending time outdoors, enjoying summer’s long, hot, lazy days. I don't know about you, but I am ready to Welcome Summer with this Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe, it is the perfect cocktail to spend while lounging on the patio during those beautiful south Florida sunsets!
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Welcome Summer with this Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe
Everyone enjoys a cold, refreshing beverage on a warm summer day; however, for those watching sugars, carbs, and calories, the choices may seem limited.
I have done a low carb diet off and on for the last 15 years, and while I am trying to get back into that lifestyle after falling off the wagon for well...all of the pandemic, basically...I find myself really missing those fruity cocktails that I used to so enjoy!
That’s especially true for those who would like to occasionally cool off with an adult beverage, which can often contain high levels of sugar and carbs. So what are adults who are seeking a low-sugar, low carb beverage to do?
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Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe
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If slushies are your beverage of choice, then SweetLeaf’s Creamy Peach Lemonade Slushie is for you. This summer delight combines sweet and tart and is only 72 calories per serving. Click here for this super fun recipe!
Those who want the sweet flavor of a cocktail, but without the alcohol, can try SweetLeaf’s recipe for a Sweet-tini Mocktail. At only 25 calories per serving, this tasty beverage combines the flavors of cranberry, lime, and bitters. Click here for this really easy recipe!
How to Make this Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe
SweetLeaf’s suggestion for a great adult summer refresher is a Coconut Vanilla Martini. SweetLeaf’s recipe couldn’t be easier to make and it gets its rich, sweet flavor from SweetLeaf Liquid Stevia Coconut Sweet Drops and Vanilla Crème Sweet Drops.
Ingredients needed to make this Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe
- 3 drops of SweetLeaf 2-oz. Liquid Stevia Vanilla Crème
- 4 drops of SweetLeaf 2-oz. Liquid Stevia Coconut
- 2 ½ oz of Coconut Rum
- 1 oz of Hazelnut Liqueur
- 1 oz of Irish Cream
Directions for making this Coconut Vanilla Martini Recipe:
Add all ingredients to a high powered blender. Blend until smooth.
That’s all there is to it! Enjoy your summer, stay hydrated, and limit added sugars with the help of SweetLeaf! Find hundreds of low- and no-sugar recipes at SweetLeaf.com.
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Local retailers can be found on SweetLeaf’s Store Locator page.
Are you looking for other fun cocktail recipes to try this summer? Check out these fun ideas!
Check out these really fun cocktail recipes on The Rebel Chick. I am always adding new recipes, especially during the months surrounding the summer and various holidays.
Take a look and see if there is anything that sounds tasty to you! You can also type “cocktail recipe” in the search bar in the top right hand corner of the screen and you will see a listing of ALL of the cocktail recipes that I have shared over the years.
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