Cocktail O’Clock: Raspberry Watermelon Mojito
Anyone else feel like we need one last liquid ode to summer?
Raspberry Watermelon Mojito
1 1/2 ounces Shellback Silver Rum
1/2 ounce Lime Juice
1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
10 Mint Leaves
3 Watermelon Cubes – 1-1/2 x 1-1/2 inch roughly
6 Fresh Raspberries
1 1/2 ounces Club Soda
Mint Sprig for Garnish
Muddle mint leaves, watermelon and raspberries in cocktail shaker. Add rum, lime juice and simple syrup with ice. Shake vigorously to infuse mint flavor well. Strain into highball glass over fresh ice. Top with soda and garnish with a sprig of mint.