Originating in Cuba, the minty, bubbly mojito is perhaps the most famous and refreshing rum drink of all. Mojitos are an aromatic and refreshing cocktail composed of sugar, mint, lime juice, soda water, and white rum.
Sugar, lime, and mint get a muddling to release the minty essential oils into the sugary citrus juice before being topped off with rum and then soda.
If you’re looking for the best rum for mojitos, I’ve compiled the following list of white rum below.
10 of the Best Rum for Mojitos
Mojitos are a celebration of summer in the tropics with a tangy, sugary, and cooling foundation for rum. The best rum for mojitos is a light or white rum, and my list has a diverse array of blends and single-sourced rums to choose from.
Let me know which rum from my list made the best mojito in the comments below!