My current favorite cocktail is the mojito. They are so refreshing! Not only do I love a classic mojito, but I also love the wonderful twists on them with different flavors. When the POM Wonderful folks shared this recipe with me it screamed out – yum, yum, yum!!!!

clip_image001POMojito

  • 1 oz. POM Cherry 100% juice
  • 1 1/2 oz. light rum
  • 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 oz. simple syrup (equal parts sugar and cold water dissolved together)
  • Soda
  • 4 mint leaves
  • Mint sprig for garnish

Preparation:
In the bottom of a double old-fashioned glass bruise the 4 mint leaves with the fresh lime juice and simple syrup. Add crushed ice then the POM Cherry and rum. Top with a splash of soda and stir. Garnish with the mint sprig.

I think I’m in love with this cocktail!!!!!  What do you think about it?

Disclosure: POM Wonderful supplied the recipe. Opinions are my own.