Try cutting back by swapping to one of these beautiful non-alcoholic drinks, low on sugar and calories, high on refreshment and taste.
Strawberry, mint and elderflower
- Take a 400 ml glass, add 2-3 mashed strawberries, 3 crushed mint leaves, ½-1 tablespoon elderflower and rose cordial, then ½ fill a glass with crushed ice and top with sparkling mineral water (250ml) Stir and decorate with a strawberry and some mint leaves. Note: Elderflower cordial is available at Coles supermarkets.
Elderflower, lime and mango
- Take a 400 ml glass, add 40g mashed mango, 2 slices of lime, and a dash of lime juice, add ½ – 1 tablespoon elderflower cordial, then½ fill a glass with crushed ice and top with sparkling mineral water (250ml). Stir and decorate with sliced mango and a slice of lime.
Soda, lime and bitters
Take a 400 ml glass, and ½ fill with crushed ice, 2 slices of lime, and top with sparkling mineral water (250ml). Add a few drops of Angostura bitters, stir and decorate with a slice of lime.