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Pineapple Ginger Faux-Jito

  • Author: Carla
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Total Time: 5
  • Yield: Makes 2 Drinks 1x

Description

Kick up your summer with this refreshing twist on a classic mojito, sans alcohol. Pineapple, ginger, and fresh mint come together with sparkling water for a delicious summer drink.


Ingredients

1 ½ C. Pineapple (frozen)

2 C. Sparkling Water

1 Drop Veriditas Ginger Essential Oil (or 1 tsp. of fresh minced ginger) I used Pranarom Essential Oil

2 T. Liquid Sugar (or Agave)

34 Leaves of Fresh Mint (chopped)


Instructions

  1. Place pineapple, liquid sugar, sparkling water and mint in high speed blender. Blend until frothy and well blended.
  2. Add essential oil (or minced ginger) and mix for 5-6 seconds. Add to a glass of ice and garnish with a wedge of fresh pineapple and sprig of mint

Notes

For the boozy version of this drink, add 2 jiggers (2 oz.) of your choice of rum