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Ingredients

Directions

  • In a blender combine cucumber, tequila, Triple Sec, lime peel, the 1 tablespoon lime juice, and the sugar; add about 1 cup ice. Cover and blend until cucumber and ice are thoroughly blended and crushed. If desired, rim a margarita glass with additional lime juice and dip rim in coarse salt. Pour blended mixture into a margarita glass. If desired, garnish with thin lime slices.

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*Sugar Substitutes:

Choose from Splenda Granular, Equal Spoonful or packets, or Sweet'N Low bulk or packets. Follow package directions to use product amount equivalent to 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar.PER SERVING WITH SUGAR SUBSTITUTES for Alcoholic Version: 218 calories, 0 g protein, 17 g carb., 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 0 g fiber, 1% Vitamin A, 13% Vitamin C, 4 mg sodium, 1% calcium, 1% iron.Exchanges: 1 other carb, 3 fatCarb Choices: 1PER SERVING WITH SUGAR SUBSTITUTES for Nonalcoholic Variation: 44 calories, 1 g protein, 11 g carb., 0 g total fat (0 g st. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 1 g fiber, 4% Vitamin A, 65% Vitamin C, 14 mg sodium, 2% calcium, 2% iron.Exchanges: .5 fruit, .5 vegetableCarb Choices: .5

Nonalcoholic Lime and Cucumberita:

Prepare as directed, except omit the tequila and Triple Sec and add 1/2 cup diet lemon-lime carbonated beverage and 1/4 cup orange juice.Per serving for Nonalcoholic Lime and Cucumberita: 66 calories, 1 g protein, 16 g carb., 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 1 g fiber, 4% Vitamin A, 65% Vitamin C, 14 mg sodium, 2% calcium, 2% iron.Exchanges: 1 other carb.Carb Choice: 1

Nutrition Facts

239 calories; 0 g total fat; 0 g saturated fat; 0 g polyunsaturated fat; 0 g monounsaturated fat; 0 mg cholesterol; 4 mg sodium. 102 mg potassium; 23 g carbohydrates; 0 g fiber; 21 g sugar; 0 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 49 IU vitamin a; 8 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 0 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 4 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 10 mg calcium; 0 mg iron;

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