Black Splendor & Ginger Mojito


  • 4 very ripe plums
  • 12 fresh mint leaves
  • 1.5 oz white rum
  • 1 oz lime juice
  • 1 oz agave nectar
  • 1 oz ginger simple syrup
  • sparkling water
  • ice


  • Slice 3 plums over a cocktail shaker, add in lime juice and 6 mint leaves. Muddle until plums are juiced and mint leaves are crushed.
  • Add in rum, handful of ice, and shake.
  • Strain liquid into a glass, add in ginger simple syrup, agave nectar, remaining mint leaves, and plum slices. Add in ice and stir ingredients together.
  • Top with a few ounces of sparkling water and enjoy responsibly!
  • Recipe & photo courtesy of Summeripe.