Father's Day

Black and blue mojito

May  3, 2012
Author Notes

The addition of blueberries and blackberries makes this drink totally healthy, right? I'll cheers to that! —Half-Buzzed Hostess

  • Makes one pitcher
Ingredients
  • 1 cup each frozen blackberries and blueberries, thawed
  • 20 mint leaves
  • 4 limes, cut into wedges
  • 3/4 cup simple syrup (instructions below)
  • 3/4 cup white rum
  • 4 cups club soda
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. To make simple syrup: In a saucepan, bring 1/4 cup water to a simmer. Add 1/4 cup sugar and stir until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and let cool. In a pitcher, muddle mint leaves, blackberries, and blueberries with a wooden spoon. Squeeze in lime juice and add wedges. Add simple syrup and rum. Stir until combined. Add club soda. Refrigerate, then pour over ice when ready to serve. Garnish with a mint leaf and additional lime wedge.
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