Pineapple Mint Mojito

A tangy twist on an old classic.

Pineapple mint is a great variety of mint to use in tropical cocktails, and this one might be its finest application. You can find it at specialty food stores or, if you're the gardening type, try growing your own!

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  • 2 Ounces pineapple rum
  • 0.5 Ounce pineapple juice
  • 4 lime wedges
  • 12 pineapple mint leaves
  • 0.25 Ounce simple syrup


Lightly muddle lime, pineapple mint leaves, and simple syrup in sugar-rimmed Collins glass, and then fill with ice. 

Pineapple 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.

Pineapple 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.