A refreshing drink, perfect for any occasion: Pomegranate Mojito!
– 1 oz. Pomegranate juice
– 1.5 oz. Rum
cut in wedges
– ¾ oz. simple syrup
equal parts of sugar and cold water dissolved together
plus more for garnish
– ½ cup soda water
or to fill the glass
Lime slice for garnish
Put the mint leaves and the lime wedges in a Mojito glass. Crush the mint and lime together to release their juices. Do not strain the mix.
Mix the pomegranate juice, rum and simple syrup in a separate glass.
Fill the Mojito glass with the ice cubes.
Add the pomegranate and rum mixture.
Fill the remainder of the glass with soda water.
Decorate with a slice of lime and more mint leaves. Serve immediately.