Red Carpet Mojito
This is an easy drinking summer cocktail (maybe too easy). Gather some fresh berries, ice and mint for a refreshing toast to summer and the movie stars at the Cannes Film Festival.
- 4 Lime Wedges
- 2 strawberries muddled
- 2 Raspberries muddled and 2 whole raspberries for garnish
- 1/3 of glass Lemon Soda (Sprite) or soda water
- 4 Mint Sprigs
- 2 tsp Sugar
- Crushed ice
- 2-3 shots of White Rum
Start with strawberries, raspberries, sugar and mint leaves and muddle them in a bowl.
Squeeze and then drop in a tall glass 4 lime wedges with the muddled fruit and mint.
Add lemon soda and top with your very best white rum.
The result a beautiful crimson cocktail that is minty, fruity and has just the right amount of alcohol!
Garnish with lots of fresh mint and raspberries.
Drinkware: Tall glass
Served: On the rocks; poured over ice with a straw
Garnish: Sprigs of mint and fresh raspberries