1 oz pomegranate juice
 
8 mint leaves
 
1 oz habanero ginger simple syrup
 
1 1/2 oz lime juice
 
2 1/2 oz good quality Jamaican Rum, Meyers in a pinch.
 
splash cranberry juice
 
slice of yellow or orange habanero as a rim garnish
 
sprig mint as a rim garnish
 
1 heaping tbs pomegranate seeds

rasta ron's rum mojito

baby red pepper co. 2/9/16
The mojito is a wunnerful wunnerful thing, muddled mint, lime juice and either tequila or rum. It travels the spectrum from sangria-like to yarrr. This one is named for a fellow pepper grower and uses the recipe for habanero ginger simple syrup.
 
 
  1. muddle mint in bottom of a tall glass.
  2. mix other ingredients in a cocktial shaker with cracked ice. shake vigorously for 30 sec. Strain into glass over several ice cubes.
  3. float pom seeds and add garnish.