Grapefruit Mojito Recipe

Looking for a special signature cocktail for your summer wedding? This grapefruit mojito will have all your guests asking for the recipe. Good news is, you'll be able to share it. Best Friends for Frosting got this one right, it is absolultely delicious and refreshing to boot.

grapefruit mojito

GRAPEFRUIT MOJITO RECIPE

INGREDIENTS 

Servings: 2

3 tablespoons sugar 

3 tablespoons water

20 sprigs of fresh mint 

4 tablespoons lime juice 

2 ounces white rum 

2 ounces fresh grapefruit juice 

4 ounces sparkling water 

Slices of grapefruit and extra mint sprigs for garnish 

Ice as needed 

DIRECTIONS

Add sugar and water to a saucepan and bring mixture to a simmer, cooking until the sugar dissolves. Set aside to cool. 

Add fresh mint and lime juice to a glass and muddle. The lime helps break down the mint and bring out the flavor. 

Top each glass with ice 

Pour in rum, grapefruit juice, and half sugar mixture, and stir 

Top each glass with a splash of sparking water, slices of grapefruit, and a sprig of mint!