To keep calories in check, we like to use seltzer along with juice in drinks like vodka and cranberry. This version gets a raspberry twist with cranberry-raspberry juice and raspberries for garnish. For the prettiest garnish, start with big, plump fresh raspberries and freeze them yourself.

EatingWell Test Kitchen
Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 2009


Recipe Summary

1 hr 10 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • If using fresh raspberries, freeze them in a single layer for about 1 hour (or overnight) before proceeding with Step 2.

  • Combine cranberry-raspberry juice, seltzer, lime juice and vodka in a pitcher. Divide among 4 ice-filled glasses. Garnish with frozen raspberries and lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts

163 calories; protein 0.2g; carbohydrates 16g 5% DV; dietary fiber 1.3g 5% DV; sugars 13.3g; fat 0.1g; saturated fatg; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 8.9IU; vitamin c 12.3mg 21% DV; folate 4mcg 1% DV; calcium 14.9mg 2% DV; iron 0.5mg 3% DV; magnesium 4mg 1% DV; potassium 157.5mg 4% DV; sodium 5.7mg; thiaminmg 1% DV.