The Wine Ladies TV “The Skinny Martini ” Iceberg Vodka
Beach season is just around the corner, but don’t let your quest to shave off those winter pounds rob you of life’s little pleasures. As the temperatures start to climb and our attention turns to our summertime wardrobe, many may be looking at the effects of a winter of comfort food and dreading the thought of pulling on that bathing suit or shorts and tank top. But getting back to a look you can be proud of need not mean drastic changes to your menu and lifestyle. It’s about balance. We were thrilled to see that Iceberg Vodka took one of the world’s favourite beverages and created 5 fabulous cocktails ideal for those who are counting calories but still want to enjoy the smooth, great taste of vodka. We just had to taste these guilt free cocktails! We had the pleasure of tasting and creating some of these awesome cocktails with Iceberg mixologist Chris MacNeil who concocted these guilt free and delicious martinis. All were delicious but our favourite the Purity Lemon Martini.
The Icy Cosmo: 1½ oz. Iceberg Vodka, ¾ oz. Cointreau, ½ oz. lime juice, ½ oz. cranberry juice. Shake ingredients with ice. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a lime. Purity Lemon: 1½ oz. Iceberg Vodka, 1½ oz. Cava, ½ freshly squeezed lemon. Combine all ingredients in shaker, strain and pour into a martini glass. Pomegranate ‘n Ice: 1½ oz. Iceberg Vodka, 3 oz. pomegranate juice. Combine all ingredients in shaker, strain and pour into a martini glass. Garnish with blackberries if desired. Berry Iceberg Slushy: 1 cup chopped strawberries, ½ cup ice, 1 oz. Iceberg Vodka, ¾ oz. Ocean Spray White Cranberry-Peach juice. Place strawberries, ice, Iceberg Vodka and juice in a blender. Blend until smooth and pour into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a strawberry or orange. Be part of the Iceberg Vodka experience. Follow Iceberg Vodka on Twitter @worldspurest and Like it on Facebook at www.facebook.com/IcebergVodka to keep up to date about contests, events and other fun stuff with the World’s Purest Vodka