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Sit back and relax this summer with a delicious and refreshing no-sugar added watermelon mojito full of the fresh flavors of summer!  Recipe via JessicaLevinson.com | #mojito #summercocktails #cocktails #watermelon #noaddedsugar

Watermelon Mojitos

A delightfully refreshing, no-sugar-added Mojito gets a summery twist with the addition of fresh watermelon!
Course Cocktail
Keyword cocktails, mojitos, watermelon
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2
Author Jessica Levinson

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup 4 oz watermelon puree
  • 20 mint leaves
  • Sugar (optional)
  • Crushed ice
  • 2 tablespoons 1 oz fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1/2 cup 4 oz white rum
  • Club soda

Instructions

  1. To make the watermelon puree, blend seedless watermelon cubes (about 1 cup) in a blender or
  2. food processor. Strain into glass and set aside.
  3. Rub the rims of 2 highball glasses with a mint leaf and dip in sugar to coat (optional). Fill glasses
  4. halfway with crushed ice.
  5. Tear mint leaves and split between the two glasses. To each glass add 2 ounces watermelon puree, 2 ounces rum, and 1 tablespoon lime juice. Top with club soda and stir to combine. Garnish with extra mint leaves.

Recipe Notes

If you prefer a sweeter drink, muddle mint leaves with 1 tablespoon sugar before adding to glasses.