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Raspberry Grapefruit Refresher Recipe

Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito Recipe Captain Morgan Rum
We are back with another fun beverage recipe. This time it’s the Raspberry Grapefruit Refresher Recipe. I love nothing more than a cool cocktail on a hot summer day and anything made with rum is fine by me. My favorite rum is Captain Morgan and they just came out with three new flavors that are amazing. We have tried all three flavors and my husband is quite a fan of mixing them all together.
A few weeks ago, we made this delicious Pineapple Mojito with Pineapple Rum from Captain Morgan. This time we are back with another fun rum recipe because Captain Morgan then sent me another bottle to participate in their Memorial Day Contest. The recipe below is our submission and it is one of our new favorite recipes.
 Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito Recipe Captain Morgan Rum

RASPBERRY GRAPEFRUIT REFRESHER

Perfect for hot summer days, this easy raspberry and grapefruit refresher will quickly become your drink of choice. The mint and soda makes this drink so refreshing and delicious. It’s ideal during the warmer months plus the colors are festive for holidays and more. Try this recipe, and it may be your favorite drink year-round.

INGREDIENTS

  • 3 cups fresh raspberries
  • ice as needed
  • 4 shots of Captain Morgan Grapefruit Rum
  • soda water as needed
  • mint to garnish
  • 3 limes, quartered

DIRECTIONS

  1. Divide the fresh raspberries between four glasses, then mash them lightly to extract some of their juices.
  2. Fill each glass with ice, then pour one shot of rum in each.
  3. Top with soda water, garnish with mint and lime quarters, then serve.

PLEASE NOTE: You can skip the rum and add grapefruit juice in place of the alcohol. It tastes great both ways. I also like to substitute Sprite sometimes for the soda water when I am in the mood for a sweeter drink. This is the perfect Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito Recipe.

 

Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito Recipe Captain Morgan Rum

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Stacie Haight Connerty, a social media consultant, is the Editor's Pick for Most Influential Southern Blogger from Circle of Mom's one of Cision Media's Top 10 Most Influential Mommy Bloggers and one of the HERoic: 10 Mommy Bloggers Who Rule Social Media.

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An Atlanta resident and lifelong writer, Stacie is the mother of three children (12 & under), leader of two Girl Scout troops, an active PTA member and married to the love of her life. She is always planning the next epic travel adventure for her family.



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  1. Nicole Dziedzic
    May 26, 2015 at 1:50 am — Reply

    Yum! Perfect refreshing drink recipe, perfect for lounging out on the patio! I love this raspberry and grapefruit flavor combination.

  2. Robin Masshole mommy
    May 26, 2015 at 4:50 pm — Reply

    That sounds all kind of awesome. I can’t wait to try this. What an awesome summer drink.

  3. kendall
    May 26, 2015 at 5:25 pm — Reply

    YUM! That looks incredible and so refreshing! Love the pops of red color in the drink! 🙂

  4. May 26, 2015 at 6:00 pm — Reply

    My Daughter is a big Captain Morgan fan. Thanks for the great recipe for Raspberry Grapefruit refresher.

  5. May 26, 2015 at 6:48 pm — Reply

    That would be a nice summer mixer. I’m a huge fan of grapefruit! I need to make one!

  6. Bonnie @ wemake7
    May 26, 2015 at 10:05 pm — Reply

    I don’t even drink but these Captain Morgan flavors sound delicious. I love this recipe!

  7. May 26, 2015 at 11:00 pm — Reply

    Man, does that look good! I have never tried Captain Morgan’s but I would love to. Especially after looking at this recipe!

  8. May 26, 2015 at 11:11 pm — Reply

    I don’t drink too often, but this would be something I love. So refreshing and I can’t help but love the color!

  9. May 26, 2015 at 11:14 pm — Reply

    That Raspberry Refresher looks really refreshing! Just in time for some fun summer nights with the girls! 😀

  10. May 27, 2015 at 12:04 am — Reply

    I am a sucker for pretty drinks! I love how fresh and frilly this looks!! Def a fun one for our next girls night in!

  11. Rebecca Swenor
    May 27, 2015 at 4:09 am — Reply

    I have always loved Captain Morgan and I didn’t know they had coconut flavor. I will have to try this recipe for sure this summer. Thanks for sharing.

  12. May 27, 2015 at 7:28 am — Reply

    Although I’m not a mojito drinker this I would totally try! It looks so good and refreshing! Love the pictures, I think it’s what really entices me to try 🙂

  13. May 27, 2015 at 8:02 am — Reply

    I had no idea Captain Morgan came in those flavors! In college I’d add Captain Morgan’s Spiced Rum to Cola and it made it taste like Dr. Pepper. I’ve also used it in Egg Nog – makes it awesome!

  14. michele d
    May 27, 2015 at 9:16 am — Reply

    Looks like a refreshing cocktail. My husband would love to try this since I don’t drink alcohol.

  15. May 27, 2015 at 9:55 am — Reply

    That looks really good! I drink very rarely like one every 5 years, but this would be perfect to make for get together this summer!

  16. May 27, 2015 at 11:14 am — Reply

    OMG, this looks so good! I love Raspberries so i cannot wait to try this recipe! I’m also a big fan of Captain Morgan so I know these won’t disappoint.

  17. Fi Ní Neachtáin
    May 27, 2015 at 11:16 am — Reply

    I love how that drink looks! I’ve never actually tried Captain Morgan but I know my friends drink it with Coke. I’d love to try this drink 🙂

  18. May 27, 2015 at 1:19 pm — Reply

    This looks like the perfect drink for those hot summer days!! I love raspberry and grapefruit and can’t wait to try this!!

  19. May 27, 2015 at 2:09 pm — Reply

    Those pictures are great!! I want one of those right now, lol! The coconut flavour sounds delicious!

  20. Ann Bacciaglia
    May 27, 2015 at 2:27 pm — Reply

    This looks so delicious. It will be perfect for my next BBQ. I will have to make it for girls night to.

  21. May 27, 2015 at 11:09 pm — Reply

    I saw an ad for these flavored rums in a magazine and immediately said to myself that I have to try them. I am a fan of Captain Morgan, and the cocktail featured here is something I would definitely like.

  22. Shirgie Scf
    May 28, 2015 at 9:39 am — Reply

    The ingredients are pretty easy to avail so I guess this is worth a try. I will definitely love the raspberry flavor. Thank you for sharing the recipe of this refresher, this is something I really need nowadays.

  23. Erika C.
    May 28, 2015 at 9:44 am — Reply

    Oh yes, this is definitely on my summer drink list. I can’t wait to share with my hubby, family, and friends-when we have gathering at our house!

  24. May 28, 2015 at 1:57 pm — Reply

    That looks like one refreshing and delicious drink! I would love to try this out on the weekend!

  25. May 28, 2015 at 4:50 pm — Reply

    This is a refreshing summer drink. I am sure my husband will be thrilled to make it and drink it

  26. CourtneyLynne
    May 28, 2015 at 11:40 pm — Reply

    Omg how delicious is this?!?! I just love a good mojito! I will have to try this recipe out!

  27. May 29, 2015 at 2:47 am — Reply

    This looks and sounds like an amazing drink recipe girl! I want to try this one out with my husband and friends!

  28. Birdiebee
    May 29, 2015 at 11:35 pm — Reply

    This drink looks so delicious as well as refreshing. I want to try this one.

  29. Margot C
    May 30, 2015 at 9:36 pm — Reply

    So lovely, you can make this with strawberries too.

  30. June 1, 2015 at 12:55 pm — Reply

    I might have to make this tonight! We bought Vodka last night and I almost but the grapefruit rum. Looks delicious.

  31. Julie Wood
    June 12, 2015 at 9:40 pm — Reply

    I love any type of recipe or drink with raspberries, and this recipe for a Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito looks so delicious. I will have to try it this Summer.

  32. Starla B
    June 22, 2015 at 11:12 pm — Reply

    Oh my goodness, that looks delicious! I would love to be in the sun sippin’ on that right now but i’m stuck at work! boo!

  33. Mai T.
    June 24, 2015 at 3:47 am — Reply

    I’m a big fan of rum cola and I’d love to try all Captain Morgan rums to cola to find out the best taste!

  34. Sara Theissen
    June 24, 2015 at 8:41 am — Reply

    Get in my belly!

  35. June 24, 2015 at 11:42 am — Reply

    this looks amazing for summer 🙂

    great pics too!!!

    xoxoxo

  36. Alina
    June 25, 2015 at 10:41 am — Reply

    YUM! Will be making these at our 4th of July bbq get together.

  37. Elisabeth
    June 26, 2015 at 12:55 pm — Reply

    This looks yummy! Although, I need to wait to enjoy it as I’m 3 months pregnant..:)

  38. Kim Hampton
    June 27, 2015 at 9:07 pm — Reply

    This looks so good!

  39. Ashley Perez
    June 29, 2015 at 2:52 pm — Reply

    Those drinks look so good!

  40. Alina
    June 30, 2015 at 10:20 am — Reply

    This looks so refreshing especially for summer. I will have to keep this recipe in mind for my next bbq get together.

  41. Ashley Perez
    July 1, 2015 at 12:03 pm — Reply

    I will need to try making this 🙂

  42. July 2, 2015 at 6:06 pm — Reply

    Oh yum! That sounds delicious!!

  43. Kristi
    July 2, 2015 at 6:29 pm — Reply

    Looks like a perfect drink on a hot summer day, sitting out on the deck with friends.

  44. July 2, 2015 at 6:35 pm — Reply

    Oh my! Grapefruit rum, that does sound like a good mixer! I’d love sipping on a cocktail like this.

  45. July 2, 2015 at 6:41 pm — Reply

    I want all of the rums!! This cocktail does look quite refreshing and would make a fabulous brunch inclusion.

  46. Natalie Z
    July 2, 2015 at 7:08 pm — Reply

    oh my we love mojitos! this is such a fun twist on our favorite!

  47. Pam
    July 2, 2015 at 7:59 pm — Reply

    This sounds really yummy. A perfect combination of summer flavors.

  48. July 2, 2015 at 10:15 pm — Reply

    That is one pretty beverage! It sounds delicious too! Thanks for the recipe idea.

  49. July 2, 2015 at 11:24 pm — Reply

    Gorgeous photo. The hubby is the Captian Morgan fan,cso he would know best what he would add. Lol

  50. July 2, 2015 at 11:25 pm — Reply

    This looks so refreshing! Such a tasty recipe for adult summer entertaining!

  51. July 3, 2015 at 2:58 am — Reply

    Sounds delicious! Fresh fruit and alcohol are a great pairing!

  52. July 5, 2015 at 2:20 am — Reply

    This sounds like a great hot day refresher.

  53. Margot C
    July 5, 2015 at 11:32 pm — Reply

    You know, I love this without the rum!

  54. CR Williams
    July 6, 2015 at 5:21 pm — Reply

    This looks kind of yummy if you minus the alcohol.

  55. Lyndsey
    July 14, 2015 at 2:48 pm — Reply

    This sounds perfect for the weekend we have coming up!

  56. July 16, 2015 at 9:25 am — Reply

    This recipe looks so delicious! Hi, I’m Anita visiting from Full Plate Thursday.

  57. Ashley Bree Perez
    July 16, 2015 at 4:14 pm — Reply

    yummmm

  58. July 16, 2015 at 9:31 pm — Reply

    GORGEOUS photos! This drink looks amazing. When my baby’s born, I’ll be trying this for sure. Pinning for later.

  59. July 17, 2015 at 1:55 pm — Reply

    This looks super delicious and refreshing!

  60. Deborah Caudill
    July 19, 2015 at 1:58 pm — Reply

    Thank you for sharing your Raspberry Grapefruit Mojito Refresher. It sounds marvelous with or without alcohol.

  61. July 19, 2015 at 5:12 pm — Reply

    Hi Stacie, I am putting together a Summer Cocktail post from links submitted to Friday Favorites. I am featuring your Raspberry Fruit Refresher…with credit to you of course. I hope you do not mind…Please let me know if do not want me to use it. Thank you again for sharing at Friday Favorites Link Party! Hugs-Christine

    • July 20, 2015 at 12:12 pm — Reply

      Absolutely! Thanks so much for including me!!!

  62. July 22, 2015 at 12:52 pm — Reply

    I’ve got to make this recipe! Visiting from the Two Cup Tuesday linkup. Come join the Share It Wednesday Link Party at http://www.urbangirlbakes.com!

    Leanne,
    Urban Girl Bakes

  63. July 24, 2015 at 6:32 am — Reply

    Sounds great, and it looks pretty! Thanks for linking up for Friday Favorites. I’m featuring you this week!

  64. July 28, 2015 at 4:39 pm — Reply

    Gosh, this looks so refreshing. I normally don’t drink cocktails, but this makes me want to try it. And it’s beautiful! Thank you for sharing at Inspire Me Wednesday. Featuring you in this week’s issue.

  65. Jenna
    August 1, 2015 at 10:39 pm — Reply

    This looks incredibly refreshing! Perfect to enjoy with friends on the patio.

  66. DJ
    August 7, 2015 at 9:04 am — Reply

    This looks delicious and refreshing.

  67. September 5, 2015 at 11:16 am — Reply

    awesome refresher (x thanks for this recipe and you are so pretty (x

  68. Dragos
    September 23, 2015 at 9:29 am — Reply

    This looks quite interesting, I am curious how it would look like in my cocktail dispenser made by these guys here : http://www.thebeergiraffe.com/en/what-is-a-beer-tower/

  69. November 26, 2015 at 2:38 pm — Reply

    Awesome recipe, Very healthy, the bitter taste of grapefruit and juicy raspberry. Wonderful.