A delicious cocktail that is a mere 99 calories and raises funds during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month–sound too good to be true? Well, Valley Fleming’s Steakhouse & Wine Bar locations are donating all proceeds (100 percent!) from its 99-calories Stoli Bombshell cocktail to the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade during the month of October. The cocktail is $10.95. www.flemingssteakhouse.com.
Want to whip up this tasty, figure-friendly treat at home come November? Read on for the recipe.
1 ¼ oz. Stoli Vanilla Vodka
1 oz. Fresh-Squeezed Lime Juice
½ oz. Sugar-Free Simple Syrup (using Splenda)
½ oz. Sugar-Free Raspberry Preserve
Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker over ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a fresh raspberry.
To make Sugar-Free Raspberry Preserve, cook 2pounds raspberries (fresh or frozen) and 1 cup fresh orange juice for about five minutes. Add 1 cup Splenda and heat until it starts to thicken. Strain to remove seeds and pulp. Cool and store.