Mint & Watermelon CBD Mojito

Mint & Watermelon CBD mojito

Yield: Serves 2 / 10 mg CBD per serving

This is one killer summer cocktail. Make this when watermelon is at its peak and get ready to enjoy a hydrating, delicious and relaxing cocktail. This beverage is a moderate CBD dose. 

Ingredients:

  • 8 fresh mint leaves, loosely torn
  • 1 tablespoon (20g) raw local honey
  • 20 mg full-spectrum CBD oil
  • 2 tablespoons (30mL) fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 cup (120mL) light rum
  • 1 cup (240mL) fresh watermelon juice
  • 1 cup (240mL) soda water

Method of Preparation:

  1. In a mortar and pestle, mash together the mint leaves, honey, and CBD oil. Add the lime juice and stir to combine.
  2. Divide the mint mixture between two glasses and top with ice.
  3. Pour 1/4 cup (60mL) of rum into each glass. Top each with 1/2 cup (120mL) of watermelon juice and 1/2 cup (120mL) of soda water. Stir and serve.

TIP Garnish with a watermelon piece to add a little flare to your drink!

Source: Petitto, R.D., Melissa. The CBD Handbook Over 75 Recipes for Hemp-Derived Health and Wellness. New York, Chartwell Books, 2019.

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