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5 Summer Cocktail Recipes Under 200 Calories

        Health | Weight Loss

Watermelon Martini
Watermelon makes a great, low-calorie mixer.
Watermelon makes a great, low-calorie mixer.

This classic drink is perfect for women who are watching their weight but still want to sip on something that packs a little punch. One cup of watermelon contains less than 50 calories but a healthy dose of the powerful antioxidant lycopene.

First, blend a cup of de-seeded watermelon in the blender and then pour it into a glass with two ounces. (a little more than a shot) of your favorite vodka. Top it off with a spritz of lime juice and a pinch of sugar for a refreshing summer sip.

These beverages comes in at roughly 200 calories a piece. You can also make it slimmer by cutting down on watermelon and topping your cocktail off with soda water.