The Best Virgin Mojito

I love a good virgin mojito, especially in the summertime. There is something about lime and mint that tastes so refreshing on a hot summer day.

When I was on my honeymoon in the Dominican Republic, I’m pretty sure I drank like three virgin mojitos a day. They are the perfect beach drink! Not only are they super delicious but you can serve them in so many cute ways, perfect for a summer dinner party!

A traditional mojito has a ton of sugar so I have created a recipe with natural sugars instead. With the fourth of July creeping up on us, this would be the perfect drink to serve your guests! So get to drinking and have a happy holiday.

  • 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves
  • juice from 3 limes
  • 1/4 cup + 1 tablespoon melted honey
  • 8 ounces sparkling water

In a vitamix blender or whatever blender you have (other than a nutribullet), pour honey, lime juice, & mint leaves. * I melt honey in microwave for 20 seconds before pouring it into the blender.

Blend on the lowest setting for approximately 1-2 minutes to muddle the mint.

*If there is not enough liquid to blend the mixture, pour 4 ounces of the sparkling water into the blender and blend.

After lime juice mixture has been blended well and mint leaves are muddled, strain mixture. I use a nut milk cloth.

Once mixture is strained, add sparkling water.

Muddle 2-3 mint leaves in a glass with a spoon and serve mojito over ice.

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