HCG-Friendly Beverage Recipes

Looking for a refreshing sip of your favourite drink? Being on the HCG diet doesn’t necessarily mean you have to sacrifice your favourite bevvies! Here are a few ideas to help you cure a craving for everything from an ice-cold fruity smoothie, to a sweet and crisp caramel appletini. Phase 3 modifications are included at the end of each recipe.


 

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Strawberry Smoothie

Makes 1 serving (1 fruit)

Ingredients

  • 1 handful frozen strawberries
  • Flavoured or powdered stevia (try vanilla or milk chocolate flavoured liquid stevia)
  • 1 tablespoon milk (optional)
  • Ice cubes

Instructions

Blend together and serve in a tall glass. Garnish with a strawberry, lemon slice, or mint leaf if desired.

Phase 3 Modifications: Mix in a little half and half or cream. Add peaches, fresh raspberries, or make mixed fruit smoothies.


 

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Iced Tea

Makes 1 serving

Ingredients

  • Your choice of tea: Green tea, yerba mate, chamomile mint, fruit-flavoured, chai spice, cranberry
  • Stevia to taste
  • 6 ounces of hot water per serving

Instructions

Brew your choice of tea in hot water, and brew the tea stronger than usual. Chill in the refrigerator and then serve over ice, or mix with 3 ounces of sparkling mineral water to make a soda. Add stevia to taste, and garnish with mint leaves or lemon slices.


 

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Lemonade

Makes 1 serving

Ingredients

  • Juice of 1⁄2 lemon
  • Stevia to taste
  • 8 ounces water (plain or sparkling mineral water)

Instructions

Squeeze lemon juice into a glass. Add the rind of the lemon, stevia, and ice.


 

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Sparkling Virgin Apple Martini/Caramel Apple Martini

Makes 1 serving (1 fruit)

Ingredients

  • 1 apple, juiced (use the pulp for a meatloaf or apple cookie recipe)
  • 6 ounces chilled sparkling mineral water
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • Vanilla or english toffee liquid stevia
  • Apple slice for garnish
  • Crushed ice (optional)

Instructions

Combine apple and lemon juices with flavoured stevia. Add sparkling mineral water and ice if desired. Serve in a martini glass with an apple slice or curl of apple peel for garnish. Works great with tangy apples like granny smith, or for a sweeter appletini you can use red delicious or another sweet apple.

Variation: For a caramel apple martini, add a little english toffee stevia instead of vanilla.

Phase 3 Modifications: Add 1 shot of vodka.


 

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Bloody Hot Thin Mary

Makes 1 serving (1 vegetable)

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces fresh tomato juice
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • Cayenne pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce
  • Celery salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 dashes of Worcestershire sauce

Instructions

Add and spices to fresh tomato juice. Stir well and serve over ice. Serve with freshly ground black pepper.

Variations: Add 1⁄4 teaspoon horseradish for a tangy kick.

Phase 3 Modifications: Add 1 shot of vodka.


 

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Mint Chocolate Coffee Smoothie

Makes 1 serving

Ingredients

  • 6 ounces strong brewed coffee, chilled
  • Peppermint stevia
  • Dark or milk chocolate stevia
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon defatted powdered cocoa (try Wondercocoa)
  • Ice cubes
  • 1 tablespoon milk (optional)

Instructions

Blend ingredients together until smooth. Serve with a mint leaf garnish.

Phase 3 Modifications: Add half and half or cream.


 

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Virgin Sparkling Mojito

Makes 1 serving

Ingredients

  • Fresh mint leaves, crushed
  • Juice of 1⁄2 lime or lemon
  • Peppermint or plain powdered stevia
  • 6 ounces sparkling mineral water
  • Crushed ice

Instructions

Crush mint leaves to release the flavour. Add liquid or powdered stevia, and lemon or lime juice. Add sparkling mineral water and crushed ice. Top with a sprig of mint and enjoy.

Phase 3 Modifications: Add 1 shot of rum.


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