The Upstate Mojito

The one and only, fresh-picked upstate style.


2 oz. White Rum

2 oz. Seltzer

1 oz. Lime Juice

3/4 oz. Cucumber Mint Switchel

2 tsp. Raw Cane sugar

8 Fresh Mint Leaves

Sprig of Mint (Garnish)



Muddle 8 mint leaves in a shaker. Add ice and all ingredients (except seltzer) and shake well. Pour into an ice-filled glass, top with seltzer and stir with sprig of mint. Cheers!

By Emily Woerthman