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Refreshing Mojito Recipe

Refreshing Mojito Recipe

The great mint flavor of mojitos helps balance the spiciness of Cuban food. My recipe calls for apple rum and a purchased mix.—Eric Brill, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min. YIELD:1 servings


  • 2 ounces Mojito mix, divided
  • 1 mint sprig
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 to 1-1/2 cups ice cubes
  • 2 ounces apple rum or light rum
  • 1 ounce club soda


  • 1. Place 1 ounce Mojito mix, mint and sugar in a highball glass; muddle. Add ice. Pour rum, club soda and remaining Mojito mix into glass; stir. Serve immediately. Yield: 1 serving.

Nutritional Facts

2/3 cup equals 190 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 33 mg sodium, 15 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 0 protein.