Updated: Dec 13, 2021
Are you feeling guilty while going out on the weekends?
Are you trying to stay loyal to your diet but also want to have a fun time?
Do you find yourself drinking your favorite mixed drinks, beers, and alcoholic drinks when you know you should be drinking water?
Are you counting your carbs or weight watcher points?
If you are looking to lose weight, you may already be on a low-carb diet. The sugar cravings may be hard to deal with, but there are solutions to that. Your weight loss journey does not restrict you from having a fun night out. There are drinks for you Don’t feel guilty, we have a great list of recipes for low-carb mixed drinks that you can enjoy and make at home with your friends. These drinks have low carbs, low calories, low sugars, and taste great. You can even have a couple if you want.
We understand how hard it is to stick to a diet, and we understand how tempting it is to go for the rum and coke, the tequila sunrise, or the vodka sprites, or the worst one yet, beer.
So let's get to the list of the best low carb drinks and low carb low sugar alcoholic drinks.
1. REZ VODKA
Vodka is the go-to liquor for most so it is crucial we provide you with simple recipes for low-carb vodka drinks. If you have never heard of REZ I am about to change your life. This flavorful drink already masks the flavor of Turmeric and can mask the kick from any liquor. REZ makes the list because it has 0-sugar, only 10-calories, and 1-carb in the whole bottle. When you use the recipe's required amount it is not even 10 calories or a full carb. This recipe is as EASY as can be.
Grab a lowball glass and add ice
Pour 2 ounces of vodka and top it off with REZ
2. Mai Tai
Lowcarb-ology.com is a great resource for low-carb alcoholic drinks and recipes and is the origin of this great Mai Tai recipe.
Pour 1 ½ ounce spiced rum
Pour 1 ½ ounce white rum
Pour 1 ounce sugar-free pineapple serum
Pour ½ ounce sugar-free almond syrup
Pour ¼ ounce sugar-free orange syrup
Pour ¼ ounce sugar-free cherry syrup
Pour ½ teaspoon of lime juice
Add ice and Shake all ingredients
Pour and top it off with 6 ounces of seltzer
Garnish with a lemon and lime slice
3. REZ RUM
A REZ makes a great mixer with whichever flavor you choose, Orange Mango, Watermelon Peach, or Fruit Punch. Pick your favorite rum and your favorite flavor of REZ and try it out. This recipe is just as simple as the REZ VODKA recipe. The REZ RUM is certainly one of the best low-carb rum drinks.
Grab a low ball glass and add ice
Pour 2 ounces of Rum and top it off with REZ
4. Low carb pink drink
How many times have you been out at a bar and seen someone with a cool drink? It doesn't matter what is in it, you want and end up telling the bartender, I want whatever she's having. We all love pretty and refreshing drinks so try out this simple refreshing recipe for a low carb pink drink.
2 oz Seltzer water
2 oz vodka
Squeeze in a fresh lime wedge
Add a dash of cranberry juice until pink
5. REZ Margarita
I think you can see where we are going with this. I love a good margarita but the added sugar is always what gives me a headache in the morning and makes me reconsider my drink choices.
Your margarita does NOT need to have full tablespoons of sugar mixed in with it. If you like margaritas you would love this low-carb, sugar-free version of a margarita. This is one of the best low-carb tequila drinks.
Fill margarita glass with ice
Fill a pint glass with ice
Pour 2 ounces of tequila into a pint glass
Top it off with REZ
Squeeze a lemon and lime wedge into the pint glass
Cover and shake in your shaker
Pour into a margarita glass and enjoy
While this one may be a little more complicated it is still an awesome low-carb cocktail for you and your friends to enjoy. Make your sangria a keto version with this recipe.
Fill a wine glass halfway with ice
Add ¼ ounce of Brandy
Add ¼ ounce of triple sec
Add ¼ ounce of white rum
Add ¼ ounce of peach schnapps
Top it off with a REZ Orange Mango and stir
Add an orange slice and enjoy
7. REZ MOJITO
I don't know about you but I LOVE a good mojito. Something about the mint and the sparkle is so refreshing. If you need a zero carb, keto-friendly, zero sugar, mojito then here is your low carb cocktail solution.
Squeeze and drop 2 lemon wedges into a pint glass
Drop 2 mint leaves into that pint glass
Crush mint and lemon together
Pour 2 ounces of white rum in
Pour 2 ounces of orange mango rum in
Top off with Ice, cover the shaker and shake
Pour into mojito glass and add fresh crushed ice
Top off with seltzer (or club soda) and enjoy
We all have heard of a little drink called Sex on the Beach. You are not missing out on a sex on the beach while on your diet. Here is a great, low-carb recipe!
Grab a shaker filled with Ice
Add 1 ½ ounce vodka
Add ½ ounce cranberry vodka
Add ½ ounce peach vodka
Add 1 squirt of Mio tropical fusion water enhancer
Shake and then strain into a glass with ice
Top off with seltzer
Garnish with a lime or strawberry
A trashy twist to sex on the beach but still a great low-carb drink.
Fill a glass with crushed ice
Add 3 ounces of vodka
Add 2 ounces of peach vodka
And ⅓ teaspoon of blueberry lemonade water enhancer
Add 4 drops of white cherry water enhancer
Add about 6 ounces of seltzer to top it off
10. Friskey Whiskey
Yes, we have a low-carb whiskey drink too. This one has a ridiculous amount of alcohol that can put you on your butt at 3:00 pm but still tastes soo good. So be careful with this one.
Grab a drink shaker with ice
Add 1 ounce of New Amsterdam mango
Add 1 ounce of Bacardi raspberry
Add 1 ounce of Woodford reserve
Add 1 ounce of Jim Beam honey
Add 1 ounce of REZ Watermelon Peach
Add 1 ounce of REZ Orange Mango
Shake and serve
This website has a long list of other drink recipes that are low carb for you to enjoy. Click the links below to check each one out. If you are looking for low-carb gin drinks try the Blood and sand.
12. MORE REZ recipes
There were a lot of recipes that used REZ as ingredients. All are great options for anyone who is on any diet whether it's the Keto diet, paleo diet, weight watchers (WW), diabetic-friendly diet, or beach body diet. For the full recipes of these REZ drinks and a list of other recipes that include REZ click here. REZ is also a great low-carb electrolyte drink and sports drink providing you with vitamins and minerals to avoid that headache and hangover the next morning. REZ alone makes for great low-carb non-alcoholic drinks and everyday keto drinks.
Everything should be enjoyed in moderation and portion-controlled. We encourage safe and responsible drinking habits. We hope you enjoyed this list of low-carb alcoholic mixed drinks and can try them out for yourself.