Cruzan Mango Mojito

Cruzan Mango Mojito
Staff Writer

For a refreshing beverage to balance hot summer nights, this mango mojito, featuring Cruzan Rum, is the perfect balance of sweet and tart.

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce Cruzan Mango Rum
  • 4 chunks of fresh mango
  • A dash of fresh lime juice
  • A splash of simple syrup
  • 4-6 mint leaves
  • Club soda
  • Ice

Directions

Muddle mint and mango chunks with simple syrup in a tall glass.  Add lime juice, Cruzan Mango Rum and ice.  Stir and top with club soda.  Garnish with a mint sprig.

Mango Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Mango Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.