Cucumber Mojito


Cucumber Mojito

Servings 1


  • ½ cucumber, sliced
  • 8-10 fresh mint leaves, plus extra for garnish
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1 fresh lime, cut in 4 wedges
  • 4-5 ice cubes
  • ounces white rum
  • 2-2½ ounces club soda


Muddle cucumber, mint, sugar and lime juice (from 3 wedges) in a mortar and pestle, if you do not have one, you can muddle in a shaker or gently in a tall glass; stir well. You just want to break up some of the mint leaves, making sure not to crush them. Add ice cubes, rum and club soda; give it a good shake or stir.

Strain into serving glass and garnish with cucumber slices,lime wedge and mint leaves.