This low carb strawberry daiquiri is a wonderfully refreshing and fruity cocktail. Sugar free and keto friendly!
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The basic ingredients for a standard strawberry daiquiri are ice, rum, Triple Sec, fresh strawberries, lime. Although the strawberries and lime contain a few carbohydrates, the Triple Sec is the main issue. This orange liquor is loaded with sugar! So here is my low carb version. Cheers!
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How To Make Low Carb Strawberry Daiquiri
Blend until smooth. Test for sweetness – depending on the strawberries and your personal taste, you might find that it is sweet enough for you.
If you prefer things a little sweeter, add some low carb simple syrup or sugar free sweetening syrup. If your drink is sweet enough already, you might like to add a little water to thin it out a bit and make it into a longer drink.
At this stage you have the option to strain the cocktail – it depends on how much those little strawberry pips will bother you! But for best results, use a fine mesh sieve. It really doesn't take very long to strain!
Pour over ice and serve with a garnish of strawberry and lime.
The orange extract adds quite a lot to the overall flavor so it's definitely worth including to stop it being like an alcoholic strawberry sauce. Which actually doesn't sound too bad, now I think about it!
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- 6 fresh strawberries, hulled
- 1 tsp lime juice
- 2 tbs light rum
- ¼ tsp orange extract
- 1-2 tbs low carb simple syrup, or water, as needed
- ice cubes
- Add strawberries, light rum, lime juice and orange extract to a blender and blend until smooth.
- Test for sweetness - depending on the strawberries and your personal taste, you might find that it is sweet enough for you.
- If you prefer things a little sweeter, add some syrup. If your drink is sweet enough already, you might like to add a little water to thin it out and make it into a longer drink.
- If you prefer to remove the strawberry pips, push the mixture through a fine mesh sieve.
- Pour over ice and serve with a garnish of strawberry and lime.
4g net carbs per serving (whole recipe)
Nutrition InformationYield 1 Serving Size Whole recipe
Amount Per ServingCalories 93 Total Fat 0g Saturated Fat 0g Cholesterol 0mg Sodium 1mg Carbohydrates 5g Net Carbohydrates 4g Fiber 1g Sugar 3g Protein 0g
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