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Healthy Whiskey & Ginger

Whiskey gingers just got a little more healthy

By itself, whiskey contains healthy antioxidants, but the sugary cola that it’s typically mixed with only adds unnecessary calories and makes you dehydrated. Substitute this ginger mixture instead of cola for a healthier whiskey drink.

This recipe is provided by Healthline.

1
Servings
133
Calories Per Serving

Ingredients

  • 1 Tablespoon grated ginger
  • 2 Cups water
  • 1.5 Ounces whiskey
  • 1 Teaspoon agave nectar
  • 1 Dash of dash of bitters

Directions

Boil 1 tbsp. of grated ginger in 2 cups water and chill. Mix ½ cup ginger water with 1.5 oz. whiskey, 1 tsp. of agave nectar, and a dash of bitters. Serve over ice and garnish with lemon peel.

Nutritional Facts
Servings1
Calories Per Serving133
Sugar5gN/A
Protein0.1g0.2%
Carbs6g2%
Vitamin C0.3mg0.5%
Calcium15mg2%
Fiber0.5g1.9%
Folate (food)0.7µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)0.7µg0.2%
Magnesium7mg2%
Phosphorus4mg1%
Potassium26mg1%
Sodium20mg1%
Sugars, added5gN/A