Mojito recipe Good Food

Mojito recipe

Mojito recipe Good Food

  • juice of 1 lime


    The same shape, but smaller than…

  • 1 tsp granulated sugar
  • small handful mint leaves, plus extra sprig to serve


    There are several types of mint, each with its own subtle difference in flavour and appearance.…

  • 60ml white rum


    Rum is a type of spirit based on sugar cane. First produced in the 1600s on slave plantations in…

  • soda water, to taste
  1. Muddle the lime juice, sugar and mint leaves in a small jug, crushing the mint as you go – you can use the end of a rolling pin for this. Pour into a tall glass and add a handful of ice.
  2. Pour over the rum, stirring with a long-handled spoon. Top up with soda water, garnish with mint and serve.