Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is the perfect mojito for me. Deceptively smooth. Sometimes I'll cut the spent lime shells in half and add a couple of pieces to the drink for visual effect.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 ounces light rum
  • 1 lime
  • 2 tablespoons superfine sugar
  • 3 ounces club soda
  • of fresh mint
  • ice cube
  • 1 strip sugar cane (to garnish)


  1. Muddle 2-3 sprigs of mint with the sugar in the bottom of a 16 ounce glass.
  2. Stir in the rum.
  3. Squeeze the lime and add the juice to the glass, straining out any pulp.
  4. Add the club soda and stir gently.
  5. Add ice to fill the glass and stir again.
  6. Garnish with sugar cane and serve.
Most Helpful

Oh yea! I'm glad my garden is full of mint and my bar is full of rum:) This is fabulous!

Firewife16 July 16, 2009

My first Mojito and it was wonderful. It is going to my cookbooks,

cismith54 October 13, 2010

I have tried a lot of Mojitos (that is drank.) This was nice! Prepared for ZWT5 Team Jammin Java Jivers.

Mama Cee Jay May 30, 2009

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