Blueberry Mojito

Blueberry Mojito

Mojito lovers, prepare to be charmed by this Blueberry Mojito – a fun, festive cocktail with a refreshing pop of juicy blueberries in every sip. For a twist on a classic with an invigorating kick, look no further than this fabulous Blueberry Mojito.

Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 cup fresh mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 4 tablespoons fresh or frozen blueberries, divided
  • Splash of club soda
  • 1 ounce light rum
  • 1/2 ounce dark rum
  • Mint sprig for garnish
  • Lime slice for garnish

Preparation

Instructions

  1. In a tall 16-ounce glass, add mint leaves, 1 tablespoon of lime juice, and sugar. Mash the ingredients with the back of a spoon or a “muddler” until fragrant. Add 2 tablespoons of the blueberries and mash until juicy.
  2. Fill the glass three-quarters with ice and the remaining 1/2 cup of lime juice.
  3. Top the glass with a splash of soda, light rum and remaining blueberries; stir until combined.
  4. Slowly pour dark rum into the drink so it floats on top.
  5. Garnish with a sprig of mint and a slice of lime.

Notes

Used 1/2 cup lemonade instead of lime juice in nutritional analysis.