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; carbohydrates 6.1g; dietary fiber 0.5g; sugars 3.3g; fat 0.1g; vitamin a iu 5.9IU; vitamin c 10.5mg; folate 4.4mcg; calcium 7.8mg; iron 0.1mg; magnesium 2.6mg; potassium 53mg; sodium 1.7mg.
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