Black Beauty – Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink

Black Beauty – This Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink is delightfully refreshing and surprisingly low in carbs. It is destined to become your new favorite summertime cocktail.

Black Beauty - Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink

Black Beauty - Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink

One of the most common questions I get asked is “Can I have alcohol on a low carb diet?” “Or is alcohol Keto” While I don't believe that the answer to that is one-size-fits-all, I am the type of person that finds success through normalcy, and not limitation. By that I mean, if I can make something I love that might not necessarily be healthy fit into my new lifestyle in a healthier version, I am all for it. I'm all about stretching the template and making things work for me, instead of cutting different foods and beverages out all together. Life doesn't work in black and whites, and neither do it.

There are some days when you just want a refreshing cocktail, and why shouldn't you be able to have it? While navigating alcohol on a keto diet can be tricky, it is not impossible. In fact, I wrote a whole low carb guide to alcohol to help you out with this very thing. However, there are only so many vodka sodas a person can drink without getting completely bored.

This Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink, or “Black Beauty” as I like to call it is simple to make, but complex in flavor. The hint of black pepper really makes this drink. Trust me, don't skip this ingredient. It pairs so perfectly with the blackberry and fresh mint. It is sure to become a new summertime favorite.

 

Keto Happy Hour By Kyndra D. Holley

Before we get to this delicious low carb vodka drink recipe, let me tell you about my book Keto Happy Hour! If you looking for other creative ways to enjoy a low carb cocktail, then this is the book for you. With nearly 60 low carb, keto cocktail recipes, and several keto appetizer recipes too, this book is your go-to for happy hour, girls night, or just your idle Tuesday night!

I’ll show you how to indulge, while still sticking to your healthy living, ketogenic lifestyle. Think you can no longer have those delicious Moscow Mules at happy hour with your friends, or that you have to skip those margaritas on Taco Tuesday? Think again! I’m putting your favorite drinks back on the menu, the low carb menu, that is.

 

Whether you are craving a cocktail after a long day of work, or looking to do some healthy entertaining, this book has you covered. From mixers, to drinks and even some pub grub. It’s all in there! Mixing up cocktails should be fun and it shouldn’t come at the cost of your health and weight loss goals. Keto Happy Hour bridges the gap between feeling deprived and feeling mighty fine.

 
Grab a copy of Keto Happy Hour – HERE 

 

Keto Happy Hour by Kyndra D. Holley

With recipes like:

Strawberry Basil Lemon Drops
Dill Pickle Martinis
Cucumber Mojitos
Moscow Mules
Keto Hot Buttered Rum
Bloody Marys
Scratch made Low Carb Bloody Mary Mix
Homemade Low Carb Kahlua and Low Carb Baileys
Low Carb Whiskey Sour
Cucumber Jalapeno Margaritas
And even…
Strawberry Margarita Gummy Worms

And Even Some Food Recipes Like:

Grilled Halloumi Bruschetta
Keto Buffalo Chicken Jalapeno Poppers
Garlic Parmesan Wings
Bloody Mary Roasted Nuts
Red Wine Fudgesicles
and more…

Grab a copy of Keto Happy Hour – HERE 

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Black Beauty - Black Pepper Blackberry Low Carb Vodka Drink
Black Beauty – Low Carb Vodka Drink

Author: Kyndra D. Holley

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 0 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Yield: 1 drink

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Ingredients

2 ounces vodka
5 fresh blackberries
¾ ounce fresh lemon juice (1 ½ tablespoons)
2 teaspoons powdered erythritol (I use this brand)
¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
5 fresh mint leaves
Soda water

Instructions

Fill a large rocks glass with ice.
Combine the vodka, blackberries, lemon juice, erythritol, black pepper, and mint leaves in a cocktail shaker. Muddle until the fruit and mint are crushed and have released their juices.
Strain the contents of the cocktail shaker over top of the ice.
Top with soda water and garnish with blackberries and a fresh mint leaf.

Muddles everything, pour, top with soda water

Notes

Net Carbs: 2g,   Erythritol: 6g

Nutrition

Serving Size: 1 drink
Calories: 180
Fat: 0g
Carbohydrates: 5g
Fiber: 2g
Protein: 1g


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