Minty Basil Lime CHILLer

Drinks

Looking for a way to refresh your day with in excellent sugar free beverage for summer time?! I got just the drink for you! It’s the perfect drink companion to have with you by the pool, at a party, or even just lounging around the house. This chiller is great as a mock cocktail or alcohol can be added to it as a light sugar free margarita/ spritzer. This will quickly become one of your favorite go-to refreshing drinks!

chiller

Ingredients:

  • 1 ounce of lime juice
  • Stevia
  • 4-5 basil and mint leaves
  • club soda
  • ice
    *optional Tequila or Gin alcohol (for 21 and over)

Instructions:

  1. In a 16 ounce glass, add the lime juice and *optional alcohol
  2. Fill the rest of the glass with club soda
  3. Top with ice
  4. Add in basil and mint leaves
  5. Drop in a few drops or a packet of stevia
  6. Stir lightly and ENJOY!

For diabetics, drinks can be one of the trickiest things because there are an unknowing amount of sugars and carbs. That is why I wanted to create a drink that would be both delicious and diabetic friendly. We all need to have good drinks that are low enough in sugars that both diabetics and non-diabetics can enjoy.