Classic Cuban Mojito

Classic Cuban Mojito Classic Cuban Mojito This refreshing beverage contains only 150 calories. Lighten up calories by reducing sugar and adding fruit.
This refreshing beverage contains only 150 calories. Lighten up calories by reducing sugar and adding fruit.
  • 5 min prep
  • 5 minutes
  • 150 calories
  • $1.65
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian

Ingredients


Makes: 1 serving
  • 2 lime wedges
  • Epicure Mojito Rim Trimmer, to taste
  • 8-10 fresh mint leaves
  • 2 tsp (10 ml) sugar
  • 2 Tbsp (30 ml) lime juice
  • Ice, to fill glass
  • 1 1/2 oz (45 ml) white rum
  • Club soda, to fill glass
  • 1 sprig fresh mint, for garnish

Preparation


 
  • Moisten rim of a tall glass with one lime wedge and dip into Mojito Rim Trimmer™. Gently rotate to evenly ‘frost’ rim.
  • Place mint in glass. Cover with sugar and lime juice. With the back of a spoon, lightly crush mint.
  • Fill glass half-full with ice. Add rum, fill with club soda and stir well.
  • Garnish with remaining lime wedge and sprig of fresh mint. Serve.
  • Tip: To make alcohol-free Epicure Mojitos, replace white rum with additional lime juice.Infuse with fresh berries or cucumber for a delightful twist.
Nutritional Serving Size Per serving
Calories 150
Fat 0 g
Saturated Fat 0 g
Transfat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 25 mg
Carbohydrates 13 g
Fibre 0 g
Sugar 10 g
Protein 0.2 g