• Kathryn Kanuszewski

5 Mojito Recipes for National Mojito Day


Today, July 11th, mark's National Mojito Day! Celebrate during these hot Summer days and mix up a mojito recipe everyone can enjoy. While there are plenty of recipes, here you can find 5 of our favorites that are easy to make and oh so refreshing!

The Traditional

What you'll need: 3-4 mint leaves, ¾ oz of lime juice, ½ oz of simple syrup, 2 oz White Rum, Club Soda, lime wedge, stem of mint leaves

How-to: Add White Rum, lime juice, simple syrup, mint and ice in a shaker. Muddle together. Strain over glass onto fresh ice. Add club soda to taste. Garnish with lime wedge and mint stem.

*(Makes 1 serving)

Blueberry Mojito

What you’ll need: A handful of fresh or thawed blueberries, 1 ounce of lime juice, 2 teaspoons of sugar, 8-10 mint leaves, 2 oz of White Rum, 2 tablespoons of club soda, one lime wedge.

How-to: Add sugar, lime juice, blueberries and mint leaves in a shaker. Muddle together. Pour into glass. Add rum and top with club soda. Garnish with lime wedge and mint stem.

*(Makes 1 serving)

Raspberry Mojito

What you'll need: Half a lime (wedged), handful of raspberries, 1 teaspoon of sugar, 8-10 mint leaves, ¼ cup of White Rum, club soda.

How-to: Place raspberries, lime wedges, sugar and mint into glass. Muddle together. Add ice cubes and rum, top with club soda.

*(Makes 1 serving)

Peach Mojito

What you’ll need: One small peach (sliced), 8-10 mint leaves, 1 lime (juiced), 1.5 oz of White Rum, 1 teaspoon of cane sugar, club soda.

How-to: Add peaches, mint, lime juice and sugar in glass. Muddle together. Add rum and top with club soda.

*(Makes 1 serving)

Strawberry Mojito

What you'll need: 8-10 sliced strawberries, 10 leaves of mint, 6 tablespoons of lime juice, 4 teaspoons of agave, 8 oz of Bacardi Silver Rum, 2 cups of seltzer water and/or club soda.

How-to: Place strawberries and mint together in your favorite cocktail cup and muddle together. Add in lime juice, agave, rum and seltzer water and/or club soda. Enjoy!

*(Makes about 2 servings)

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