Mojitos are one of my favorite cocktails, and this version has extra heat from fresh ginger that makes it a real standout. (Ginger is also great for your immune system and inflammation.)
Rather than use soda or another sparkling water with added sugars, I prefer sparkling probiotic drink here. Why not give your gut health and immune system an added boost while you enjoy happy hour? I also often swap out the traditional white rum for tequila, which has a lower sugar impact.
May 4, 2017
It’s mojito time! This delicious twist on the classic drink includes the kick of fresh ginger and a sparkling probiotic drink for great taste and nutrition. (For a virgin mojito, just omit the rum.)
Virgin Diet compliant: Cycles 1, 2, and 3
Sugar Impact Diet compliant: Cycles 1 and 3
- Prep: 5 mins
- Yields: 1 Serving
1Mash lime juice, mint leaves, ginger, and sweetener with a mortar and pestle or the back of a fork to release the essential oils in the mint leaves.
2Add to glass and pour over sparkling probiotic water and rum.
3Stir, then add ice cubes and serve.
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