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Purple People Eater Drink (Low Carb Gin Cocktail)
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins

This spooky and fun Purple People Eater Drink is the best Low Carb Gin Cocktail to make this Halloween! Combine the beautiful Empress 1908 Gin with fresh lemon juice, our homemade sugar free keto grenadine, diet ginger beer, and top it off with a lychee and blueberry "eyeball"! At only 5 net carbs per cocktail, these purple people eater cocktails taste great, without giving you a horrific hangover, or blood sugar spike.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cocktail, easy keto, gin, Halloween, low carb
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 195 kcal
Author: Briana
  • 2 oz Empress 1908 Gin
  • 1/2 oz fresh squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 oz homemade keto grenadine
  • Ice for cocktail shaker
  • 1 whole lychee eyeball with blueberry (optional, and it adds carbs!)
  • diet ginger beer
  1. In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, add your Empress gin, lemon juice and your homemade keto grenadine. Shake until shaker is very cold, about 30 seconds.

  2. Strain into cocktail glass of choice, top with diet ginger beer.

  3. Garnish with a lychee stuffed with a blueberry to look like an eyeball.

Recipe Notes

Macros: These macros are estimated and provided as a courtesy using MyFitnessPal. We cannot guarantee the accuracy. to make this cocktail, as well as diet ginger beer. 

We used our own homemade sugar free keto grenadine. You can substitute with regular versions of these ingredients, but it will drastically increase the carb and calorie count of this drink. 

For 1 cocktail without the lychee "eyeball": 195 calories per cocktail, 5 total (and net) carbs, 4 grams of sugar.

For 1 lychee and blueberry eyeball: made with 1 lychee fruit and 1 blueberry, approximately 10 calories, 2 total carbs, 14 calories.