Stir It Up :: Strawberry-Lemon Mojito

I'm very excited to introduce you to this refreshing sounding drink called the Strawberry-Lemon Mojito.  Again, it's part of Food & Winemagazine website's healthy drinks.

Strawberry-Lemon Mojito


  • 8 lemon wedges
  • 4 strawberries, plus 2 halved strawberries (for garnish)
  • 24 mint leaves, plus 4 mint sprigs (for garnish)
  • ice cubes + crushed ice
  • 8 oz gold or aged rum
  • 3 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 2 oz prepared sugarcane syrup / agave nectar


  1. "Muddle" the lemon wedges with the whole strawberries and mint leaves in a cocktail glass. Add ice and the rum, lemon juice and sugarcane syrup. Shake well. Strain into crushed ice–filled highball glasses. Garnish with the berry halves and mint sprigs.