Original Mojito Recipe

The classic mojito

  • serves 1
  • Easy

The mojito was the cocktail you told us you most wanted the recipe for, and we’re not surprised as it is such a classic. Very refreshing and sure to whisk you away to the Caribbean!



  • fresh mint leaves 10, plus a sprig to garnish
  • white sugar 3 tsp
  • Havana Club 3 Años rum 50ml
  • soda to top up
  • Angostura bitters 3 drops


  • Step 1

    In a tumbler, muddle the mint leaves with the sugar. Pour over the rum and stir. Add a handful of ice cubes, top with soda and stir again, then add the Angostura Bitters and garnish with a mint sprig.