This non-alcoholic cocktail is a refreshing blend of fresh strawberries, ginger ale and lime juice drink. It gets added flavor and a bit of zing from basil and ginger slices.

Diabetic Living Magazine
Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

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Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a blender or food processor combine strawberries, 1/2 cup of the ginger ale and the lime juice. Cover and blend or process until smooth. Strain if desired.

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  • Transfer strawberry mixture to a large pitcher. Slowly pour in the remaining ginger ale; stir gently. Fill eight glasses with crushed ice; divide basil and ginger among glasses. Pour in strawberry mixture.

Tips

Variation: To make alcoholic: Add 2 tablespoons (1 ounce) vodka or light rum to each serving.

Nutrition Facts

25 calories; protein 0.5g 1% DV; carbohydrates 6.2g 2% DV; exchange other carbs 0.5; dietary fiber 1.5g 6% DV; sugars 3.7g; fat 0.2g; saturated fatg; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 12.5IU; vitamin c 44.6mg 74% DV; folate 18mcg 5% DV; calcium 12.6mg 1% DV; iron 0.3mg 2% DV; magnesium 10mg 4% DV; potassium 119.2mg 3% DV; sodium 60.9mg 2% DV.