THE COCO MOJITO

THE COCO MOJITO

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coconut mojito cocktail

If there’s one thing you need to know anything about me, it’s that I LOVE COCONUT! I drink coconut water on the reg, I’ve had coconut beer, I’m even drinking a coconut Lacroix right now. So when we saw this recipe I was like “Hell yeah, Mom, let’s make this.” Well, my mom made them and I photographed them. Whatever.

Anyhow, they’re super refreshing and a fun twist on the traditional Mojito. You should make them for all your Memorial Day festivities this weekend (or if you’re one of my UK readers…just for the regular weekend!).

coconut mojito cocktail

Ingredients:

Fresh mint leaves
1/2 fresh lime
1 oz Malibu rum
1 oz white rum
1 oz Coco Real cream of coconut
Club soda

Directions:

In a cocktail shaker, muddle a small handful of mint leaves with the juice of half a lime. Add the Malibu, white rum, cream of coconut, and ice. Give it a good shake, then strain into a glass filled with ice. Top off with club soda, stir, and add mint leaves to garnish.  

And that’s it! Double the recipe and make one for a friend! I’m warning you though, you can’t taste the alcohol in these at all. And you can’t feel how drunk you are when you’re floating in a pool. Have fun, and take an Uber!
Oh and PS if you want a free Uber ride, you can use my code ColleenW29 😉

What’s your favorite summer cocktail?

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16 Responses

  1. My favorite cocktail <3 !

  2. looks amazing! i also love just about anything coconut – i'm in australia currently and just had the best thai food ever last night, including absolutely delicious, milky coconut rice.

  3. *deep sigh* if only i was 21 😉

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  4. Well this looks amazing! Is that why your blog is coocooforcoco? lol 🙂
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  5. Oh man this sounds absolutely beautiful, BOOKMARKED for payday!!!!! I actually love Uber haha I always find the codes online, such a win win 😉 xxx

  6. I am the biggest mojito fan! Can't beat them, this looks amazing!

    Ash | Liakada Travel

  7. Lacroix makes a coconut water?!?! I need to find this! I love mojitos, so this is right up my alley! Loving this!

    Denise | Fashion Love Letters

  8. Looks amazing!
    Melanie @ meandmr.com

  9. Hmmmm looks delicious! <3

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  10. I'll try it out! Seems so good!
    xoxo

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  11. I love coconut too! I'll be trying this out it sounds great!
    I had a raspberry and cucumber cooler once – it was soooo delicious I wish I had asked what went into it so I could make my own!!

    The Everyday Life of Rachel

  12. I am not a big fan of coconut, I really can't get past the smell! Shame, because coconuts are good for you, so you could easily justify drinking loads of these lol

    RachelShuchatMakeup

  13. hmmm that sounds amazing!
    "Mommy make some pleaseee" 🙂

    Pam Scalfi♥

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