coconut basil mojito

This coconut mojito is delicately flavored and zesty. You’ll love the fragrant basil, juicy lime juice and sweet aromas of white rum and coconut water!

  • Author: Indi Hampton
  • Prep Time: 5 minute
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1
  • Category: Cocktails
  • Method: Shaken
  • Cuisine: American


  • 1 sprig basil, plus more for garnish
  • 3/4 oz fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz white rum
  • 2 oz coconut water
  • 2 oz soda water


  1. Combine basil, lime juice and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Gently muddle the basil to release the flavors. 
  2. Add rum and coconut water, then fill with ice and shake until chilled. 
  3. Strain mixture over fresh ice into a highball glass. Top with soda water and garnish with a sprig of basil.


Keywords: coconut mojito