Recipe: Amberita

Love margaritas but not all that sugar? This festive cocktail takes the edge off without derailing your efforts in the gym.

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Who doesn’t like to unwind after a long week with a margarita? The problem is, they are loaded with sugar and could clock in around 600 calories each. I knew there had to be a way to have my cake and eat it too, so I created the cocktail I lovingly refer to as the “Amberita.” Enjoy the recipe below guilt-free — you deserve it!

Low-sugar healthy margarita recipe


1.5-2 limes

.5-1 lemon (squeezed)

.5 oz. Triple Sec 

1 oz. Silver Tequila 

1 packet of Truvia 

Salt rim with Tajin Seasoning

Yield: one serving

Calories: 129

Carbs: 9 

Fat: 0 

Protein: 0

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