It’s excruciatingly hot outside and who doesn’t love to cool down with a refreshing summer cocktail? We’ve measured up some of our favorite drinks to see what we’re really guzzling down. You’ll be surprised to learn what you’re consuming during happy hour. Margarita: 740 calories, 56 grams of carbohydrates. And that doesn’t count the chips and guacamole you snack on. Mojito: 172 calories, 11 grams of carbohydrates. This minty cocktail is one of my favorites, and it tends to be on the lighter side. Long Island Iced Tea: 780 calories, 44 grams of carbohydrates. Yikes! I don’t know if I’ll ever be going to Long Island again. Mai Tai: 350 calories, 30 grams of carbohydrates. It would take a few hours of hula dancing to burn off this Hawaiian cocktail. Vodka Soda: 76 calories. Not the most delicious of drinks, but this one plays it safe. Add lots of lime to make it taste better without adding too many calories. Cosmopolitan: 150 calories, 10 grams of carbohydrates. Maybe I can get Carrie Bradshaw’s toned figure if I only have one of these. This is based on an average glass, drinks may vary depending on size and ingredients. Start a Conversation Cancel a Conversation Connect with Enter your WordPress.com blog URL http://.wordpress.com Proceed Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.