This Raspberry Basil Sparking Cocktail is just the brunch cocktail of your dreams. Made with Torani Sugar Free Syrup and fresh lime and basil, it is light and fruity and contains zero carbs! #AToraniBrunch
You guys! You did it! You made it to the weekend and because of your success I have a treat for you! A cocktail! Not just any cocktail, but a sugar-free, low carb cocktail that will be perfect for brunch this weekend. This cocktail combines two of my favorite flavors, raspberry and basil. Oh and vodka. Vodka is a flavor right?
In addition to this awesome recipe, I have a giveaway and a really good coupon code…Scroll down to check it out!
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Torani syrups was kind enough to send this bottle of Torani Sugar Free Red Raspberry syrup. I’m not going to lie, I could drink this stuff straight from the bottle if it wasn’t frowned upon. This stuff is great for more than just cocktails, I love adding a splash to my lime flavored sparkling water, on the daily. The sugar free syrups are sweetened with Splenda, so they are totally guilt free! I counted 37 sugar free flavors on their website, and it seems like they come out with new flavors pretty frequently!
I’m pretty sure you will love this Sugar Free Strawberry Piña Colada as well!
Ok, so I know that fruit can be limited when your eating low carb, but did you know that 10 raspberries have 1.07 net carbs. So what I’m saying here, is that it’s fine if you eat the cocktail garnish. I sprinkled the garnish and the rim of the glass with edible glitter. Umm, don’t do it around the rim of the glass unless you are going for the disco lips look…Just a warning!
You are going to need a muddler for the basil and the lime juice. Do you like to muddle? I know I do. I actually don’t own a muddler, so I just used a mortar and pestle for muddling the basil. It worked!
Want Torani in your coffee? Me too…you will love this Low Carb Irish Cream Coffee Frappé!
- 2 ounces vodka
- 5 fresh basil leaves
- juice of 1/2 lime
- 3 tablespoons Torani Sugar-Free Red Raspberry Syrup
- 1 cup sparkling water, chilled
Muddle together the basil and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Pour in vodka and Torani Sugar-Free Red Raspberry syrup and shake well. Strain into a highball glass over ice. Charge with chilled sparkling water. Garnish with fresh raspberries and limes.
Serving Size:1 drink
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 129.1 Sodium: 5.7mg Carbohydrates: 0.1g Fiber: 0.1g Protein: 0.1g
Need the Torani Sugar Free Syrups? From now until April 30th at Midnight PDT, you can order from torani.com and receive FREE SHIPPING + 15% OFF using my unique coupon code Sparkle15. The free shipping is on orders up to $300! Typically, you have to spend $59 to get free shipping, so this is a VERY GOOD DEAL!
Torani and I want you to have a flavorful year so we teamed up to give one lucky reader a year supply of Torani Syrups. Yep, you can pick all your favorite flavors. Just think of all the fun brunch cocktails and mocktails you can create!
(Excludes Signature Flavors. Contest for the US only. Sorry, Torani cannot ship to PO Boxes)
Come back daily to tweet about the giveaway for another entry! What flavors would you pick? I hope you love the Raspberry Basil Sparkling Cocktail!