Strawberry Maple Mojito Mocktails

Apr 25, 2022All Recipes

AS SEEN ON BT – Pitcher drinks are a fantastic way to greet friends and family on a summer day. This mojito-inspired recipe is infused with sweet, juicy Ontario strawberries and mint.

Preparation Time:   15 minutes

Refrigeration Time: 2 hours

                                Serves 6 

4-1/2 cups (1.125 L) chopped Ontario Strawberries

1/2 cup (125 mL)     Ontario Maple Syrup

6 tbsp (90 mL)          fresh lime juice

1/2 cup (125 mL)     firmly packed fresh Ontario Mint Leaves

3 cups (750 mL)      chilled club soda

                                Ice cubes

                                Ontario Mint Sprigs

                              Whole Ontario Strawberries 

In blender, purée together chopped strawberries, maple syrup and lime juice; transfer to large container. In glass measuring cup, muddle mint leaves with handle of wooden spoon or muddler for several minutes, crushing to release its aroma; stir into strawberry mixture. Cover and refrigerate until chilled, about 2 hours. 

Just before serving, add 1/2 cup (125 mL) of the club soda to strawberry mixture; strain through fine sieve into serving pitcher, discarding the pulp. Stir in remaining club soda. Place ice cubes into each glass; fill with strawberry mojito. Garnish with mint and strawberry. 

Tip: To make strawberry and mint ice cubes, add one small strawberry and mint leaf to each ice cube compartment; fill with water and freeze.

Nutritional Information:

1 Serving

PROTEIN:               1 gram

FAT:                          0 grams

CARBOHYDRATE: 28 grams

CALORIES:               112

FIBRE:                       2 grams

SODIUM:                  0 mg

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