4 Low-Carb Cocktail Recipes That Taste Luxurious

Cheers to these boozy beverages

Corrie D.
ByCorrie D.

Just because you are on a low-carb diet, doesnt mean you can't enjoy an adult beverage or two. The team at Atkins have put together alternative recipes for four winter beverages that will have you toasting the cocktail gods this holiday season. Featuring fresh fruit, spices, a bevy of alcohol options, and a variety of sugar alternatives, you can make these treats by the pitcher or the glass. Scroll down to see a preview of each recipe and a link to find detailed instructions and ingredients. 

Peppermint Eggnog Martini

Peppermint Eggnog Martini Recipe (Vodka)

If you look up “holiday cheer” in the dictionary, you will absolutely find a photo of Atkins’ signature Peppermint Eggnog Martini. Whether you’re joining a festive holiday Zoom or entertaining a socially distant small gathering, impress family and friends alike with this delicious, low carb martini. 

Ingredients for 4 Servings: 

Low Carb Cranberry Pear Cocktail

Low Carb Cranberry Pear Cocktail Recipe (Vodka and White Wine)

Elevate any simple glass of champagne by turning it into Atkins’ Cranberry Pear Cocktail. This delicious cocktail is low in carbs, yet high in flavor, making it an elegant choice to elevate any New Year’s Eve celebration.

Ingredients for 4 Servings:

Atkins Winter Sangria

Winter Sangria Recipe (Wine and Brandy)

Enjoy your favorite summer cocktail with an icy, winter twist. Atkins developed the perfect winter version of this fruity favorite, at only 111 calories per glass and 7 net carbs.

Ingredients for 4 Servings:

  • 1/2 Navel Orange
  • 1/4 cup Cranberries, fresh
  • 1/2 fruit (2" diameter) Limes
  • 1/2 medium Pear, fresh
  • 1/2 fruit without seed Lemons
  • 1/2 teaspoon Cinnamon, ground (or 3 cinnamon sticks)
  • 11 3/4 fluid ounces Pinot Noir Wine
  • 1 fluid ounces Brandy
  • 1 teaspoon (3.5g) truvia
  • 1 1/3 cup (8oz) Perrier Sparkling Water

Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine Recipe (Wine)

The holiday season is full of sugar, spice and everything nice, and Atkins crafted a delicious mulled wine that encompasses all the vibes. Enjoy this delicious wine guilt-free, as it only has 111 calories per glass and 3 net carbs.

Ingredients for 4 Servings: 

  • 500 milliliters Red Table Wine
  • 2/3 tablespoon Orange Peel
  • 2/3 tablespoon Xylitol
  • 2/3 tablespoon Erythritol


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About the Author
Corrie D.
Corrie D.
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