Ginger-Mint Margarita Recipe

Ginger mint margarita in a clear glass with garnish

A delectable idea for a summer day. Conceived by Anthony Caporale, producer and host of Art of the Drink®. Ginger and mint give it a Southern swirl but with 63% fewer calories* and 0 grams of sugar* per serving. Makes 2 servings.

Serving size: 34 cup (6 fl. oz.)

Calories: 60 Calories


Ginger Simple Syrup with Truvía® Original Sweetener

Ginger-Mint Margarita

  • 112 oz. Ginger Simple Syrup with Truvia Original Calorie-Free Sweetener*

  • 112 oz. tequila

  • 6 large mint leaves

  • Juice of 1 lime (drop in rind)

  • 112 tsp orange zest (1 orange)

***or 1 Tbsp + 2 tsp of zero-calorie Truvia Original Calorie-Free Sweetener Spoonable Jar


  • 1.

    In a small pot, add: 1 Tbsp + 2 tsp Truvía® Original Sweetener, 4 oz. water,10 slices fresh ginger, peeled.

  • 2.

    Bring to a boil, then reduce and simmer for 15 minutes.

  • 3.

    Strain out ginger and allow to cool, keep refrigerated up to 1 day.

  • 4.

    In a mixing glass, muddle: Ginger Simple Syrup with Truvía® Original Sweetener, tequila, and mint leaves.

  • 5.

    Half-fill with ice, then add: juice of 1 lime (drop in rind) and orange zest.

  • 6.

    Shake until the tin is frosted, strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice.


*This cocktail has 60 calories and 0 grams of sugar per serving compared to 160 calories and 26 grams of sugar per serving in the full-sugar version.

**Erythritol value may vary based on your choice of sweetener

Nutrition Per Serving

Calories 60
Carbohydrate 13g
Sugar 0g
Erythritol** 10g
Vitamin C 15% DV
Ginger-Mint Margarita is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool Margarita This is one cooling Margarita drinks for A delectable idea for a summer day. I like to grate the ginger very very fine and muddling the mint & lime with the Truvía® together
Date published: 2015-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from this is great Great margarita, tastes fab easy to make and less calories and sugars
Date published: 2015-04-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Ginger Disaster One word ...HORRIBLE ..............................,
Date published: 2015-04-17
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