These healthier cocktails are bursting with summer flavors -- sweet blackberries, fresh mint, and tart lime. Top these up with soda water or a sparkling lime flavored mineral water. For the best mojito, keep your alcohol chilled so it doesn't dilute your soda water.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Servings: 2 cocktails
- 2 limes large, halved
- 2/3 cup blackberries
- 1/3 cup mint fresh
- 3 ounces rum or sub another liquor, chilled if possible
- 1 tablespoon date syrup
- soda water to top
Add a few ice cubes to a cocktail shaker or large sturdy glass. On top of the ice, squeeze the limes, and then add the limes to the shaker. Also add blackberries, mint, and date syrup.
Use a muddler to crush the mint and blackberries. Add the chilled rum, and continue to muddle until the mint and berries are well crushed.
Pour the mixture into two glasses, including pieces of the crushed berries and mint. Add extra ice, and then top with soda water.
Calories: 176kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 188mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 455IU | Vitamin C: 31.9mg | Calcium: 54mg | Iron: 1.1mg