14 Low-Calorie Cocktails That Won't Ruin Your New Year's Resolution

The New Year is already upon us, and murmurings of dry January—the wellness challenge that prompts participants to give up alcohol for the month—are already making headway. If you're daunted by the idea of this extreme, you don't have to give up alcohol completely to work toward a healthier lifestyle. In fact, if calories are a concern, there are a number of low-cal cocktails that prove you can indulge without overthrowing your diet.

If you stick with classics like a martini, a gin and tonic, an old fashioned, a vodka soda, or the like, you'll keep your calorie count under 200, thanks to simple ingredients and a lack of added sugar often found in elaborate concoctions. Or if you're looking to put a twist on a classic drink, experiment with new mixers and garnishes. Try these recipes for low-calorie cocktails based on healthy mixology favorites. Bottoms up!