I’ve been working hard to help everyone maintain a low-carb diet during the holidays. This healthy Holiday Sangria will allow you to indulge without regrets.
I’m not much of a drinker so finding low-carb alcoholic beverages hasn’t been an issue. In fact, I only drink on special occasions. I believe the fun (and stress) of the holidays is reason enough to enjoy a drink or two. Plus, what better time to enjoy an alcoholic beverage than with friends and family?
Healthy-ish Holiday Sangria
This Holiday Sangria is the perfect drink to enjoy by the glass. Since it is so simple to make, you can make a single glass at a time. This allows you to control how many drinks you’ve had and prevents waste.
However, if you want a pretty presentation, just throw it in a pitcher and place it on the appetizer table. I love this pretty glass pitcher for Sangria.
This Sangria is healthy-ish for a number of reasons. One being that it’s served by the glass, to control portions. Another is because it contains a low-carb red wine!
Enjoy this with these low-carb holiday recipes:
If you’re looking for more healthy recipes to enjoy over the holidays, then I’ve got you covered. Typically your meats are low-carb as is. It’s the sides that we have to worry about. So, these side dish recipes should be a perfect match for your Keto or low-carb Thanksgiving:
- Broccoli Cheddar Low-Carb Cornbread
- Low-Carb Green Bean Casserole with Chicken
- Easy Low-Carb Stuffing
- Crunchy & Crisp Broccoli Slaw
- Low-Carb Apple Crisp
- ½ Cup low-carb wine
- ⅓ Cup seltzer
- ¼ Cup orange juice
- 1 tbsp sugar
- Pinch of ground cinnamon
- 1 Star anise
- 2 Orange slices
- 2 Apple slices
- Pour wine into a glass. Add sugar and ground cinnamon and mix.
- Incorporate seltzer and orange juice.
- Top with star anise, orange slices and apple slices.
- Serve over ice for a refreshing drink or warm for a cozy treat.
Can be served over ice, refrigerated, room temperature, or warm!
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