Caipirinha

Caipirinha

  Welcome to summer! Summers tend to come late here in the Pacific Northwest, but I was able to test this one out on a rare sunny day in June. It works extremely well with the brown sugar substitute instead of regular brown sugar; I used Swerve, and it dissolved completely. Please try it and let me know what you think.

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Margarita Fizz

Margarita Fizz

To get my margarita fix, I adapted a recipe I found in 500 Ketogenic Recipes, a book by Dana Carpender. This is a tall, carbonated version of the classic, but you can see my Traditional Margarita recipe online if you prefer that take on it. I find this is a very sessionable cocktail…it stretches out that margarita experience on a nice, hot summer day. Food pairing: Keto White Chicken Enchiladas

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Thirsty Hop Cucumber Refresher

Cucumber Refresher

This recipe comes courtesy of my friends, Nicole, Rachel, and Steve, at Thirsty Hop in Kirkland, WA. I was looking for a low-carb summer cocktail and they knocked it out of the park! I highly recommend you join them if you're in the Seattle area; they have a full bar, alcoholic seltzer on draft, and wine. You can even get a sandwich on Keto bread! And for those of you who aren't doing the low-carb…

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