The Ginger Mojito Cocktail

The Ginger Mojito Cocktail
Staff Writer

Courtesy of LFB Media Group

Ginger makes a refreshing addition to a mojito; the ginger mojito is served at Koi Bryant Park. 

1
Servings
202
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1/2  lime, cut into segments
  • 1  Ounce  ginger simple syrup
  • 2  Ounces  light rum
  • sprig of mint
  • fresh ginger
  • ginger beer, preferable Fever-Tree, to top

Directions

Cut half of a lime into segments and muddle together with mint, fresh ginger, and 1 ounce of ginger simple syrup. Add 2 ounces of light rum and a scoop of ice. Shake vigorously and pour into a tall glass. Top it with Fever-Tree ginger beer, and enjoy.

 

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
19g
27%
Sugar
6g
7%
Saturated Fat
2g
8%
Cholesterol
18mg
6%
Carbohydrate, by difference
10g
8%
Protein
1g
2%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
37µg
41%
Calcium, Ca
9mg
1%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
1g
4%
Magnesium, Mg
2mg
1%
Phosphorus, P
17mg
2%
Selenium, Se
2µg
4%
Sodium, Na
476mg
32%
Water
53g
2%

Ginger Shopping Tip

Staples of Asian cuisine such as ginger, daikon, rice vinegar, and spicy chile sauces like Sriracha add bright, fresh flavors without lots of fuss.

Ginger Cooking Tip

Sriracha has good heat but also has flavor - its mild sweetness comes from sun-ripened chile peppers as well as sugar and garlic.