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Ginger Pomegranate Mojito made with fresh ginger is the perfect fall drink. With a gorgeous color and a sweet, refreshing taste, this will become your go to drink.
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Ginger Pomegranate Mojito

Ginger Pomegranate Mojito made with fresh ginger is the perfect fall drink. With a gorgeous color and a sweet, refreshing taste, this will become your go to drink.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Ginger Pomegranate Mojito
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 248kcal
Author Catalina Castravet

Ingredients

Ginger Pomegranate Simple Syrup:

  • 3 limes juiced
  • 1 cup white granulated sugar
  • 1 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 2 cups pomegranate juice
  • 1 tablespoon ginger grated
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 10 mint leaves optional

For the Mojito Per One Glass

  • 1 ounce / 2 tablespoons Ginger Pomegranate Simple Syrup
  • 1 ounce / 2 tablespoons pomegranate juice
  • 2 ounces / 1/4 cup white rum
  • Club soda
  • Crushed ice

Garnish:

  • 1/2 cup pomegranate seeds
  • Mint leaves
  • Limes sliced

Instructions

Ginger Pomegranate Simple Syrup:

  • Add water, ginger, lime juice, pomegranate juice and sugar to a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Stir in pomegranate seeds and mint leaves and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until pomegranate seeds are soft, for about 4-5 minutes. Turn off heat and let the mixture cool.
  • Discard mint leaves and pomegranate seeds after the mixture has cooled.
  • Strain the mixture through a cheesecloth. Place in the fridge and use when ready to mx into cocktails.

Ginger Pomegranate Mojito:

  • In a 10-ounce glass, stir together simple syrup, pomegranate juice and white rum. If you want the mojito sweeter, add more simple syrup.
  • Add 1/4 cup crushed ice. Rub mint leaves over rim of glass, then tear leaves in half and add to glass. Gently stir for 15 seconds, add the remaining crushed ice, and club soda.
  • Gently stir for 5 seconds, then tuck mint sprigs into top of glass, garnish with pomegranate seeds and lime on the rim of the glass.
  • Insert a tall straw and serve immediately.
  • Enjoy!

Notes

For a virgin mojito, skip the alcohol.

Nutrition

Calories: 248kcal | Carbohydrates: 57g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 12mg | Potassium: 347mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 50g | Vitamin A: 90IU | Vitamin C: 14.7mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 0.5mg