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Treat Yourself to a Classic, Blueberry, or Tequila Mojito — You Deserve It!

Mother Nature has really turned up the temperatures and there's no doubt that summer is in full swing. While there are certainly a lot of things to enjoy about the hot weather(including visiting the beach and getting to spend more time with the grandkids), one of the most satisfying things to do when it gets blistering hot outside is to cool off with a refreshing drink.

Mojitos are a classic alcoholic beverage and the perfect treat to sip on while you watch the sun set from your front porch. And while there's nothing wrong with the classic (If it ain't broke, don't fix it, right?), why not be bold and shake things up—literally?

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A blueberry mojito is not only a pretty drink to look at; the antioxidant-rich berries will also give you a touch of added sweetness as you savor your drink. With all the health benefits of blueberries, you won't feel guilty at all for indulging in this cocktail. Bottoms up!

If you prefer tequila over rum, you can still take pleasure in this quintessential hot weather drink. Simply swap out the white rum for a tequila of your choice and have a good time. Do you have a hankering for a mojito now? Watch the video below for the recipes!

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