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Matcha Green Tea Mojito in Glass with Lime Wedge

Matcha Green Tea Mojito


  • Author: Emily Cooper, RDN
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 cocktail 1x

Description

Matcha Green Tea Mojito — A refreshing drink recipe made with matcha powder, rum, lime juice, and fresh mint. Can easily be made into a virgin mocktail too!


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Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 10 fresh mint leaves
  • 1 teaspoon matcha green tea powder
  • 4 lime wedges
  • 1.5 ounces white rum*
  • handful of ice cubes
  • 1 cup seltzer water**

Instructions

  1. In a cocktail glass, add sugar, mint leaves, and green tea powder.
  2. Squeeze lime wedges and add them to glass.
  3. Muddle ingredients together.
  4. Add rum, and stir until matcha powder is dissolved.
  5. Fill glass with ice, and top with seltzer water.
  6. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint.

Notes

*leave out rum for non-alcoholic version.

**Can be replaced with tonic water for a sweeter option.

  • Category: Cocktails
  • Method: No-Cook
  • Cuisine: Cuban

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 cocktail
  • Calories: 158
  • Sugar: 13
  • Sodium: 1
  • Fat: 0
  • Saturated Fat: 0
  • Unsaturated Fat: 0
  • Trans Fat: 0
  • Carbohydrates: 16
  • Fiber: 0
  • Protein: 0
  • Cholesterol: 0

Keywords: mint, cocktail, drink, mocktail, matcha, green tea, lime, rum