4th Of July Mojito – The Perfect Patriotic Drink

There’s no better way to celebrate the Fourth of July than with a patriotic cocktail in hand. The 4th of July Mojito is the perfect drink, to celebrate the holiday with family and friends. This will become one of your favorite mojito recipes to serve at all patriotic holidays!

This refreshing cocktail is made with red, white and blue ingredients, making it the perfect patriotic drink. Like the traditional mojito, this cocktail is made with rum, mint, club soda and berries…they create the red, white and blue spirit!

So raise your glass and enjoy this festive Fourth of July cocktail!

An easy 4th of July Mojito recipe with red raspberries on the bottom, club soda and rum topped with blueberries. A watermelon star and mint garnish this pretty patriotic drink!

If you are looking for more red, white and blue drink ideas I have a few more below.

This Layered Red White And Blue Drink is non-alcoholic and great for the kids or those who don’t want a cocktail.

Learn How To Make Fresh Fruit Ice Cubes that are star-shaped using watermelon and blueberries. They will look very festive and patriotic in water, iced tea or flavored seltzer drinks!

If you don’t have time to fuss, print out these Patriotic Star Printable Tags and attach them to your glassware for a festive patriotic accessory!

Ingredients for a Fourth of July Mojito include raspberries, blueberries, rum, simple syrup and club soda. These ingredients are sitting on a pretty red cloth napkin with white stars.

4th Of July Mojito Ingredients

This mojito recipe makes one 8 oz. drink.

  • Light Rum
  • Simple Syrup
  • Club Soda
  • Fresh Lime Juice
  • Blueberries
  • Raspberries
  • Mint
  • Slice of watermelon for star garnish.
Looking into the glass the raspberries are muddled along with the mint to make this red, white and blue drink

Red, White and Blue Mojito Ingredients

Summer is the time when all fruits are the sweetest making any type of fruit mojito so good.

Since we are going for a patriotic cocktail theme, blueberries and raspberries work the best in this mojito recipe. If you are looking for additional fruits to use try the ones below.

Patriotic mojito ingredient options:

In place of the raspberries try…

  • Strawberries
  • Watermelon (will not be as bright red and look pinker)
Raspberries and ice fill the mojito glass and then the rum and simple syrup are added.

4th of July Mojito Directions:

  • In a glass muddle together the raspberries and mint.
  • Fill your raspberry mixture glass with ice.
  • Add the rum, lime juice, and simple syrup to the glass. Top with club soda.
  • Add fresh blueberries on top of the cocktail.
  • Use a star cookie cutter to create a watermelon star garnish.
Top the patriotic mojito with blueberries before garnishing with a watermelon star.

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Is this not the prettiest patriotic drink ever?!

How To Make A Watermelon Star

This star cookie cutter set will give you plenty of options for creating your watermelon star garnish!

  1. Cut the watermelon in half.
  2. Since the rind is so hard to cut through, it will be easier to cut a few 1-inch slices.
  3. Then cut off the rind.
  4. Then cut the pink fruit into 1/4 inch slices.
  5. Press the star cookie cutter through the watermelon and place your watermelon star garnish in a dish ready to use.
An easy 4th of July Mojito recipe with red raspberries on the bottom, club soda and rum topped with blueberries. A watermelon star and mint garnish this pretty patriotic drink!

Another way to make the Fourth of July holiday festive is to make red, white and blue treats! Most of these recipes below are easy to make and perfect to take to your parties and picnics!

More Patriotic Recipes:

These RED, WHITE AND BLUE recipes are a perfect way to celebrate your 4th of July picnics and backyard parties!

These patriotic treats will delight everyone as you celebrate this holiday weekend!

An easy 4th of July Mojito recipe with red raspberries on the bottom, club soda and rum topped with blueberries. A watermelon star and mint garnish this pretty patriotic drink!

This cocktail is made with patriotic colors in mind. The red represents the courage and sacrifice of those who have fought for our country, the white represents purity and liberty, and the blue represents perseverance and justice.

Whether you are celebrating America’s independence or simply enjoying a summer barbecue, this cocktail is sure to be a hit!

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4th of July Mojito

Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Keyword: 4th of July Mojito, Drink Recipe, Mojito Cocktail
Servings: 1
Calories: 251kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Light Rum
  • 1 oz Simple Syrup
  • 5 oz Club Soda
  • 1/4 cup Blueberries
  • 1/4 cup Raspberries
  • 1 oz Lime Juice Fresh

Instructions

  • In a glass muddle together the raspberries and mint.
  • Top the raspberry mixture in the glass with ice.
  • Add the rum, lime juice and simple syrup to the glass.
  • Top with club soda.
  • Add fresh blueberries on top of the cocktail.
  • Use a star cookie cutter to create a watermelon star garnish and mint.

Nutrition

Calories: 251kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 0.3g | Saturated Fat: 0.02g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0.04g | Sodium: 48mg | Potassium: 129mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 26g | Vitamin A: 44IU | Vitamin C: 20mg | Calcium: 24mg | Iron: 1mg

Cheers to the 4th of July! Have an amazing time sipping this patriotic cocktail!

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