Recipe and photo by Go Go Go Gourmet.

The hot summer days of August can be pretty brutal. Whip up a batch of mojitos the next time you are with your favorite girls.

Champagne mojitos are loaded with mint and lime. They are classy and simple.

Recipe and photo by River City Good Eats.

Cherry mojitos with fresh mint simple syrup are very refreshing.

Recipe and photo by Cook Eat Paleo.

Blend your cocktail into a smoothie – paleo strawberry mojito smoothies give a healthy hand to the traditional cocktail.

Recipe and photo by Food Fashion & Fun.

The combination of mint and pineapple is always a good idea. Try making these pineapple mojitos.

Recipe and photo by The FoodOlic.

Skip the mint and muddle fresh cilantro to create a dirty cilantro mojito.

Now go grab some mint or cilantro and make one of these summer mojito recipes ASAP.

(Originally published in August 2016).