Calories in Margarita


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Margarita Information

A margarita is an alcoholic cocktail made from tequila, triple sec, lime-juice, sugar and ice that can be served frozen or on the rocks. Fruity, sugar-loaded cocktails are often a hidden source of calories and can be the reason your weight loss efforts have failed. It is important to limit consumption of margaritas because of the high calorie, sugar, and alcohol content. Excessive and even moderate alcohol intake can cause weight gain or prevent weight loss. If trying to lose weight, opt for a cocktail such as liquor with a zero or low calorie beverage such as diet coke to lower calorie and sugar consumption.

Margarita Nutrition

Margarita nutrition is lacking due the high alcohol and sugar content. In addition margaritas are often served with a salt-rimmed glass that can increase the sodium content. However make sure to look here for margarita nutrition information because it can vary. Margarita calories will cost you approximately 150-170 calories in one cocktail glass. Margaritas lack most vitamins and minerals with the exception of a small amount of vitamin C from the lime juice and sodium.


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