Ginger's slightly spicy bite melds well with sweet cherries and refreshing mint in whichever of these drink recipes you choose to create.

Kate Ramos
Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

total:
10 mins
Servings:
1
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Ingredients

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Directions

Cherry-Ginger Sweet Tea
  • Muddle cherries, ginger, and mint in a pint glass. Fill glass with ice and 1 1/2 cups sweetened iced green tea; stir. Garnish with a cherry. Serves 1.

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Cherry-Ginger Spritz
  • Muddle cherries, ginger, and mint in a wineglass. Add 3 tablespoons dry vermouth, 3 tablespoons Aperol, and ice. Top with sparkling water; stir. Serves 1.

Cherry-Ginger Mule
  • Muddle cherries, ginger, and mint in a cocktail shaker. Add 3 tablespoons vodka, 1 1/2 tablespoons lime juice, and 1 cup crushed ice. Shake vigorously. Pour into an ice-filled copper mug or glass. Top with 1/4 cup sparkling water. Garnish with a mint sprig and/or a lime wedge. Serves 1.

Tips

Cherry Ginger Sweet Tea NA:
150 calories, 1 g protein, 35 g carbohydrate, 1g total fat (0 g sat fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 1 g fiber, 28 g total sugar, 1% Vitamin A, 5% Vitamin C, 87 mg sodium, 1% calcium, 2% iron

Tips

Cherry Ginger Spritz NA: 124 calories, 1 g protein, 12 g carbohydrate, 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 1 g fiber, 7 g total sugar, 1% Vitamin A, 5% Vitamin C, 18 mg sodium, 4% calcium, 4% iron

Tips

Cherry Ginger Mule NA: 143 calories, 1 g protein. 12 g carbohydrate, 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 1 g fiber, 7 g total sugar, 1% Vitamin A, 12% Vitamin C, 10 mg sodium, 3% calcium, 2% iron

Nutrition Facts

41 calories; carbohydrates 10g; insoluble fiber 1g; sugars 7g; protein 1g; vitamin a 63.1IU; vitamin c 4.1mg; niacin equivalents 0.2mg; folate 4.1mcg; sodium 2mg; potassium 163mg; calcium 10mg; iron 0.3mg.
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