food

Molecular Raspberry Mojito

It's a "berry" refreshing take on the classic mojito.

food

Molecular Raspberry Mojito

It's a "berry" refreshing take on the classic mojito.

Ingredients

Raspberry pearls

  • 1 cup raspberry puree
  • 1/4 cup simple syrup
  • 4 grams agar agar
  • 3 cups vegetable oil, chilled

Raspberry Molecular Mojito

  • White rum
  • Lime juice
  • Simple syrup
  • Soda water
  • Fresh mint
  • Lime wedges

Steps

Raspberry pearls

  1. In a medium saucepan, add the raspberry puree, simple syrup and agar agar.
  2. Bring to a boil and remove from heat.
  3. Using a syringe or pipette, pull up the raspberry mixture and slowly drop into the cold oil, forming pearls.
  4. Once set, remove from oil and transfer to a water bath to rinse off the oil.

Raspberry Molecular Mojito

  1. In a highball glass, add rum, lime juice, simple syrup, soda water and raspberry pearls.
  2. Garnish with mint and a lime wedge.