The BBC Good Food logo
Mojito ice pop

Mojito ice lollies

By
A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratingsRate
loading...
Magazine subscription – Try your first 5 issues for only £5
  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
    • plus infusing and freezing
  • Easy
  • Makes 8 x 80ml lollies

Wow your guests with these refreshing and zesty frozen cocktails, complete with a hint of mint and dash of rum...

Nutrition: per serving
NutrientUnit
kcal69
fat0g
saturates0g
carbs13g
sugars13g
fibre0g
protein3g
salt0g
Advertisement

Ingredients

Method

  • STEP 1

    Pour 100ml water in a small saucepan and bring to the boil. Remove from the heat, tip in the sugar and stir until dissolved. Add the mint leaves, return to the heat and simmer for 5 mins then remove and leave to infuse for 30 mins. (This can be made the day before and left in the fridge overnight to infuse).

  • STEP 2

    Pour through a sieve into a jug, squashing the mint leaves with the back of a spoon to squeeze out all the juices. Add the rum, 125ml lime juice, lime zest and stir. Add enough soda water to bring the total volume up to 600ml. Taste the mixture – it should be sharp and sweet. Add the remaining 25ml lime juice if needed.

  • STEP 3

    Pour the mixture into lolly moulds and freeze for 1 hr until the mixture is solid enough to hold the lolly sticks upright. Push the sticks 3/4 of the way into the lollies and return to the freezer for 6-8 hrs to freeze completely. To unmould, dip the outside of the lolly mould into hot water for 10 secs then use the sticks to pull each lolly out. The lollies can be kept wrapped individually in baking parchment in airtight bags in the freezer for up to 1 week.

Goes well with

Recipe from Good Food magazine, August 2015

Comments, questions and tips

Rate this recipe

What is your star rating out of 5?

Choose the type of message you'd like to post

Choose the type of message you'd like to post

Overall rating

A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Sponsored content