Enjoy a little citrus zing in a minty classic mojito. Blood Orange Mojitos brighten up this classic cocktail during the coldest days of the year. Refreshing. Simple.
– In a cocktail shaker, or cocktail mixing glass, layer the cut lime wedges, and mint leaves. Pour in the simple syrup and use a muddler to muddle.
– Add the rum, strain in blood orange juice and top with ice.
– Stir. Strain into an ice filled double low ball cocktail glass.
– Top with club soda, stir, taste for simple syrup adjustment then garnish.