Strawberry Mojito Mocktail

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Packed with fresh strawberries and mint and a fizzy lime base, this Strawberry Mojito Mocktail recipe is the perfect refreshing drink for a hot summer day.

This virgin drink is a fun twist on your traditional mojito cocktail, and is perfect for all those parties and get-togethers when you’re looking to serve non alcoholic tasty drinks. If you don’t drink alcohol, and are looking for an easy mocktail recipe to put together, this one can be a great choice to start.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

This non alcoholic drink is a total winner in my books, for many reasons.

  • Delicious mocktail: With a wicked mint flavor, sweet strawberries and fresh lime to balance it all out, this strawberry mocktail get full marks for its deliciousness.
  • Super easy to make: The simplicity of this virgin cocktail is another big plus. You’ll need just a handful of ingredients to make this non alcoholic beverage.
  • Summer essential: The sweet flavor from the strawberries and mint and the tangy lime juice

Recipe Ingredients

To make a strawberry mojito mocktail, here’s all you’ll need.

  • Strawberries: Infuse the mocktail with a bright, fruity flavor and color.
  • Lemon: Adds a citrusy tang, contrasting nicely with the sweetness of the strawberries.
  • Sparkling water or soda water: Creates the fizzy base of the drink, offering refreshing effervescence.
  • Mint leaves: Crucial for attaining that authentic mojito taste, providing a fresh and aromatic note.
  • Ice cubes: Chill the drink, enhancing its cool, refreshing qualities.
Strawberry Mojito Mocktail Ingredients

How to Make a Strawberry Mojito Mocktail

Once you have all your ingredients ready, here’s what you’ll need to do to make a strawberry mojito mocktail.

Step 1: Muddle Strawberries and Mint in a Jug

Prepare strawberries and lemon by slicing them, add mint leaves. Crush them directly in a jug. Gently muddle them using the back of your wooden spoon or a muddler. 

Step 2: Add Club Soda or Lime Seltzer

Pour beverage of your choice and stir everything together. 

Step 3: Add Ice and Garnish

Add ice and garnish with whole strawberries and slice of lemon.

Expert Tips

While making this virgin strawberry mojito is pretty easy, you might want to have these little tips and tricks handy to nail the recipe.

  • Fresh lime juice is the essence of this mojito mocktail. While you can always use packaged lime juice if that’s what you have at hand, the freshness of the mint and lime is what makes this drink a true success.
  • Plus, you’ll also be getting all that tangy pulp from the freshly squeezed lime juice and the muddled lime slices.
  • Depending on your taste buds, you can adjust the amount of individual ingredients you’re adding to this strawberry mojito mocktail.
  • You don’t necessarily need to use soda water or lime seltzer for this strawberry mocktail recipe. You can also choose to use a clear fizzy drink like Sprite or 7Up if you want to.
  • If you don’t have fresh strawberries at hand, you can make do with frozen strawberries too. Just make sure you allow it to thaw a bit before you start to muddle it with your wooden spoon.


  • Blueberry Twist: Replace half of the strawberries with fresh blueberries for a colorful and flavorful twist on the classic recipe. Follow the same steps for preparation and enjoy the refreshing blend of strawberries and blueberries.
  • Minty Pineapple Surprise: Add chunks of fresh pineapple and a few extra mint leaves to the recipe for a tropical twist. The combination of sweet pineapple and refreshing mint adds a delightful surprise to your mocktail mojito experience.

storage instructions

  • Refrigeration: Transfer the strawberry mocktail mojito into an airtight container and store it in the refrigerator for up to 1-2 days.
  • Freezing: Pour the mocktail into ice cube trays and freeze. Once frozen, transfer the mocktail ice cubes into a freezer bag or container. When ready to use, simply add the mocktail ice cubes to a glass and pour in a fresh batch of soda water or sparkling water.
  • Thaw and Serve: If you’ve frozen the mocktail into ice cubes, simply transfer the desired amount of mocktail ice cubes into a glass and allow them to thaw in the refrigerator for a few hours or at room temperature for quicker thawing. Once thawed, pour in fresh soda water or sparkling water, and your mocktail is ready to serve.

What To Serve With This Recipe?

To complement the flavors of the strawberry mocktail mojito, here are a few options to serve alongside:

  • Caprese Skewers: Serve small skewers with cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella balls, and basil leaves drizzled with balsamic glaze. The light and refreshing flavors of the Caprese skewers contrast nicely with the fruity mocktail.
  • Bruschetta: Offer a platter of toasted baguette slices topped with diced tomatoes, garlic, basil, and a drizzle of olive oil. The savory and tangy flavors of bruschetta provide a satisfying contrast to the sweetness of the mocktail.
  • Mixed Green Salad: Serve a mixed green salad with a variety of fresh vegetables such as cucumber, bell peppers, and avocado, tossed in a light vinaigrette dressing. The crisp and refreshing salad provides a balanced accompaniment to the mocktail.
  • Fruit Platter: Offer a selection of fresh seasonal fruits such as watermelon, pineapple, grapes, and berries. The vibrant and juicy fruits complement the fruity flavors of the mocktail and provide a light and refreshing option.


How Can I Sweeten the Drink?

While the strawberry mixture is already sweet enough, if you wanted some added sweetness, you can add pretty much any sweetener of your choice.
Simple syrup and sugar are two best choices.

How Can I Garnish the Virgin Strawberry Mojito Mocktail?

My favorite way to garnish this strawberry mojito mocktail is to top it with some fresh mint leaves, lime slices and strawberry slices, ideally in a highball glass or practically any tall glass of your choic

Can I Make the Strawberry Mint Mocktail in Advance?

You actually can! Once you muddle strawberries and the other ingredients, you can transfer them to an airtight container or in ice cube trays and freeze them until you’re ready to put them to use

strawberry Mojito Mocktail

Strawberry Mojito Mocktail

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

This delicious cuban mojito is tasty.delicious and super simple to make.


  • ¾ cup diced strawberries and a few for garnish 
  • ½ sliced lemon
  • 1 can of sparkling water or light-coloured soda of choice 
  • 5-10 mint leaves 
  • Ice (optional) 


  1. Prepare strawberries and lemon by slicing them, add mint leaves. Crush them directly in a jug. Gently muddle them using the back of your wooden spoon or a muddler. 
  2. Pour beverage of your choice and stir everything together. 
  3. Add ice and garnish with whole strawberries and slice of lemon.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 1 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 259Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 51mgCarbohydrates: 62gFiber: 12gSugar: 44gProtein: 5g

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