Let’s be honest: When cocktail hour rolls around, you’re rarely focused on the calories hiding in that fruity drink. But what’s hiding under that cute little paper umbrella might surprise you. Have no fear—our friends at PureWow have broken down the caloric content of your favorite cocktails, from least to most caloric (by single serving), so you and your waistline can enjoy girls’ night out sans the guilt.
Mimosa: 87 calories
Start your day off light and bright with everyone’s favorite brunch staple. Get the recipe.
Bloody Mary: 118 calories
This tomato-based classic is another one that won’t weigh you down. Get the recipe.
Margarita: 120 calories
Whatever you do, avoid the homemade mix, which packs a heavier caloric punch. Get the recipe.
Mojito: 135 calories
Also on the light side: this minty fresh fave. Get the recipe.
Vodka Cranberry: 136 calories
It may feel pretty basic, but we’re not judging. Get the recipe.
Vodka Tonic: 137 calories
A close relative of the Vodka Cranberry, this one serves up just one additional calorie. Get the recipe.
Dark and Stormy: 143 calories
This spicy-sweet fix won’t totally derail your diet. Get the recipe.
Cuba Libre: 143 calories
Think of it as a more grown-up rum and coke. Get the recipe.
Gin and Tonic: 151 calories
The Vodka Tonic’s well-traveled older sibling. Get the recipe.
Whiskey Sour: 156 calories
Trust your grandma—the gal has good taste. Get the recipe.
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