Upgrade Your Happy Hour With These Superfood Cocktails

It’s Friday. The 13th. And it’s cold and raining. Celebrate your meeting-packed, coworkers-slacked, lost-an-hour-of-precious-sleep whacked end of the workweek with a fun night in... in your jammies. This is about to be your happiest, healthiest happy hour yet. Now doesn't that sound nice?!

Cocktails and organic, cold-pressed juice go together like peas and carrots. Peanut butter and jelly. PB and Julie. It just works. The alcohol helps you relax while the fresh juice hydrates and bathes your cells in goodness creating balance. Win. So, upgrade your adult beverage with these super hydrating, nutrient-dense recipes. Both you and your cells will be buzzing... and you'll still feel good enough to make your Pure Barre class tomorrow. We don't mess with the {Pure} Madness. 

Get your GLOW on with this margarita bursting with super foods nutrition. 

Get your GLOW on with this margarita bursting with super foods nutrition. 

GLOW-arita: 

4 oz tequila (or more!)

1/2 lime, juiced

big splash of coconut water

1 cup green juice with kale, apple and ginger (like Suja Fiji)

cilantro (for decoration)

ice (or frozen mango chunks!)

Sweetener as needed (agave, stevia, lucuma, raw honey)

Directions: Combine ingredients in your mason jar. Shake it up. Indulge.

Sexy Sangria: 

Sip on this Sexy Sangria and dream of warmer weather. 

Sip on this Sexy Sangria and dream of warmer weather. 

1 bottle favorite organic white wine

3 cups pear, pineapple, cucumber, basil juice (or favorite light and refreshing juice like DAILY GREENS RENEW)

cucumber slices

frozen berries

apple slices

Directions: Combine wine and juice in a pitcher full of sliced and frozen fruits. Gently stir. Pour into wine glasses and enjoy a sip of impending warmer weather. 

Beaming Colada

4 oz rum

1/2 cup coconut water

1/2 cup coconut milk

1/2 cup frozen pineapple

1/2 frozen banana

1 tsp spirulina (had to sneak at least one veggie in there!)

Directions: In a blender, process all ingredients until smooth. Pour into a fancy glass. Maybe add a fancy little umbrella. Enjoy!

Stay tuned next week for healthy “bar” (barre?!) snacks to enjoy with your super nutritious happy hour! :) For now, my raw taco salad is a fab addition to your GLOW-arita! Being naughty’s never been so nice.