Spring is finally upon us, and there are warmer and sunnier days ahead. It is therefore the perfect time to enjoy a fresh, ice-cold mojito with your friends or family in the lovely sunny weather. The drink originates from Cuba, and mint gives the mojito a refreshing taste.


  • A handful of fresh mint
  • 5 cl white rum
  • 2 tsp cane sugar
  • 1 whole lime
  • Ice cubes
  • Soda water


  • Slice the lime into wedges.
  • Put the lime wedges, cane sugar and mint leaves in a glass.
  • Muddle the ingredients well, making sure to have extracted as much lime juice from the limes as possible.
  • Add the rum and mix.
  • Fill the glass with ice cubes, top up with soda water.
  • Serve the mojito. Garnish with a lime slice and a straw.

If you are looking for other tasty drinks, make sure to try our recipes for refreshing lemonades for hot summer days.