Fresh Blackberry Mojitos

A recipe for blackberry mojitos that you’ll love to mix up on a summer evening. The perfect blend of sweet, tart, and refreshing.

Blackberry Mojitos

Fresh mint, lime, and blackberries combine with white rum and club soda for the most deliciously refreshing mojito. Makes one drink. (Use the slider at the bottom of the recipe to make more!)
Total Time 15 minutes
Serving Size 1 drink


  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 12 large mint leaves
  • ¼ cup blackberries
  • ½ cup club soda
  • ¼ cup white rum


  • Muddle the blackberries, mint leaves, sugar, and lime juice right in the glass you'll be using.
  • Add the club soda and rum. Add ice, stir well, and serve. Garnish with whole blackberries, mint leaves, and a lime wedge.


For an extra-pretty drink, slide a lime slice inside the glass after mixing that will be visible from the outside.
blackberry mojito in mason jar on wooden board.

This is an overview of the ingredients. You’ll find the full measurements and instructions in the printable recipe at the bottom of the page.

ingredientd on white marble counter.

You’ll need the following for this fresh blackberry mojito:

  • sugar
  • fresh lime juice
  • mint leaves
  • blackberries
  • club soda
  • white rum
  • muddler
  • tall glass


Step One: muddle, mix, and garnish

muddling mint, blackberries and sugar, adding club soda and rum
tall, narrow glasses like these are perfect for mojitos

We muddle, we mix, we garnish. It’s easy. Make sure you spend plenty of time muddling until the blackberries are really pulverized. The ice goes right on top.

Step Two: add the rum and club soda

After that, all that’s left to do is add the rum and club soda. Top your drink with whole mint leaves, a pretty blackberry, and a lime wedge.

🥫 Storage instructions

We can store our Blackberry mojitos in the fridge in a sealable container until we want to drink them. This will keep them fresh and taste better than if stored at room temperature or outside in the heat.

🔍 FAQs

What kind of alcohol can I use?

You can either use white or dark rum.

Can I make this mojito in a larger glass?

Yes, but this means that you need to multiply the ingredients based on how many people you are serving.

👩🏻‍🍳 Expert tips

  • If you don’t have a muddler then you can use a spoon even though it will not be as quite efficient.
  • If possible, avoid using a wood muddler as blackberries will stain wood. You can wash it though immediately with warm soap and water to clean it.

📘 Related Recipes

  • There’s nothing wrong with mixing blackberries into a delicious pound cake is there? Try blackberry bundt cake this summer.
  • For a crowd, mojitos can be a pain (so much muddling!). Mix up a pitcher of blackberry lemonade instead and serve liquor beside it.
  • And for another summer cocktail that’s just for one, you’ll love a nice blackberry old fashioned.

🍽 Serve it with

For a casual summer party, try these too:

overhead view of drink with whole blackberries and mint leaves
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