A long, cool strawberry mojito is just the thing when the heat is on. What’s more, it could be a goody for you for on Christmas Day and for summer ‘do’s’ too.
Summertime and the living is easy. So just because we should be avoiding alcohol doesn’t mean we should miss out.
Tip: alcohol tends to muck with our hormones during menopause. It also burdens our hard working livers.
This was a long-awaited, non-alcoholic mojito recipe that we had on the wishlist but were yet to try. And let me tell you it doesn’t disappoint. Nothing beats strawberries right?
Adding all the sparkle and zest of lemon and mint makes this wee cocktail. darned good.
In fact, it’s so tasty I drank two of them in the test kitchen!
And the good news is it fits right in with watching your waistline.A long, cool mojito is just the thing when the heat is on. Click To Tweet
- 1 cup strawberries
- 1 cup sparkling water
- 1 generous handful chopped mint leaves (according to taste)
- Juice of 1 lime or lemon
- Zest of 1 lime or lemon
- To make it a protein shake: Add 1-2 scoops of your fave protein powder.
- Garnish with strawberry, mint leaves or a lemon/lime wedge
Hull the strawberries, chop the mint, grate and squeeze the lemon and mix together.
Main image via Pexels with thanks.