Low Calorie Vodka Drinks

Vodka is one of the few alcohols that pairs easily with just about any mixer! This is why it’s grown to be one of the most sought after types of alcohol.  And when mixed properly, you can create some surprisingly tasty and low calorie vodka drinks!

Plus, unlike some of the other types of alcohol on the market, there are many naturally flavored vodka’s! This can be great for calorie watchers as they don’t need any high calorie mixers to make it taste good.

Quick Fact: 1 shot equals 1.5 ounces, not 1 ounce like many believe. A 1 ounce glass of alcohol is called a pony shot.

Calories In Vodka (On Average):

Almost all of the calories in vodka come from the alcohol. So, you’re going to notice that the alcohol content will give you a good idea of the amount of calories per shot.

Serving Alcohol % Calories
1.5 fl. oz 40% (80 proof) 103
1.5 fl. oz 43% (86 proof) 105
1.5 fl. oz 45% (90 proof) 110
1.5 fl. oz 50% (100 proof) 124

Calories in a few of the more popular brands of Vodka:

Brand Alcohol Calories (1.5oz)
Absolut Vodka 40% 104
Grey Goose 40% 104
Ketel One Vodka 40% 104
Smirnoff Vodka Red label 40% 97
Smirnoff Vodka Silver Label 45% 111
Vincent Van Gogh Vodka 40% 104

Low Calorie Vodka Drinks

Calories In Vodka

The calories in vodka drinks will be influenced by the amount of vodka you add and the type of mixers you put in.  As a general rule of thumb, only mix between 1 to 1.5 ounces of vodka in with your favorite low calorie mixer.

RedBull & Vodka
Mix 1fl. oz of vodka with 1 can of sugar free Red Bull.
Calories: 74 calories

Diet Soda & Vodka
Mix 1fl. oz of vodka with 1 can of your favorite diet soda (preferably Zevia Natural Diet Soda).
Calories: 74 calories

Vodka Tonic
Mix 1 fl. oz of vodka with 3 fl. oz of tonic.
Calories: 100 calories

Sour Apple Martini
Mix 2.5oz sour mix with 3/4oz each of vodka and apple flavored liquor.
Calories: 160 calories

Be sure to check out our low calorie alcoholic drinks page for delicious and guilt free alcoholic recipes!

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