Cucumber Mojito Recipe
A refreshing cucumber mojito recipe cocktail with a nice kick from green chili pepper! Easy to make for a crowd and your choice of alcohol: rum, tequila, vodka or gin.
- 1/2 English cucumber
- 1 green chile sliced
- 5 limes juiced
- 1 lime sliced for garnish
- 3 leaves mint sprigs only
- 2 shots white rum, vodka or tequila + more to your taste
- 2 tbsp agave or honey + more to taste
- Sparkling water
- Ice cubes
Slice a few slices of the cucumber and reserve for garnish.
Cut the cucumber into cubes and add them to the bowl of a food processor together with the lime juice, a few slices of the chile pepper and mint leaves. Reserve a few mint leaves for garnish. Process until smooth.
Using a mesh strainer strain the cucumber mint mixture into a clean glass. Stir with a spoon while its straining so you can help it along.
Once strained stir in the agave and top with the sparkling water. Adjust sweetness to your taste with more agave.
Stir in the rum, vodka or tequila and poor the Mojitos over ice. Garnish with the reserved cucumber slices, like slices, mint and green chile slices.
Enjoy promptly !