Healthy pomegranate juice gives its pink color to an elegant blended cocktail that's just right for summer parties.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
12
Nutrition Profile:
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a liquid measuring cup, combine pomegranate juice, lemon juice, and sugar. Stir until sugar dissolves.

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  • In a blender, combine juice mixture, the ice cubes, vodka, and snipped mint. Cover and blend until smooth. Pour 1/4 cup of the blended mixture into each of 12 glasses. Top each with 1/4 cup of the Prosecco. Garnish with lemon slices or raspberries and mint leaves.

Tips

Variation: Nonalcoholic Pink Lemon Spritzer: Prepare as directed, except omit vodka and sugar, increase pomegranate juice or cranberry juice to 1 cup, use sugar substitute equivalent to 1 tablespoon sugar, and substitute diet or regular ginger ale for the Prosecco.

Nutrition Facts

81 calories; protein 0.3g 1% DV; carbohydrates 6.1g 2% DV; dietary fiber 0.5g 2% DV; sugars 3.3g; fat 0.1g; saturated fat 0g; cholesterol 0mg; vitamin a iu 5.9IU; vitamin c 10.5mg 17% DV; folate 4.4mcg 1% DV; calcium 7.8mg 1% DV; iron 0.1mg 1% DV; magnesium 2.6mg 1% DV; potassium 53mg 2% DV; sodium 1.7mg.
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