Mojito Recipe

mojito mint

Ingredients:

1.5 ounces light Rum

1 tablespoon Simple Syrup

8-10 Fresh Mint Leaves

1 teaspoon Lemon Juice

1 teaspoon Lime Juice, plus wedges for garnish

1/2 cup Sparking Water

Ice

Directions:

In a cup muddle, mint leaves with lemon juice, lime juice, and simple syrup. Top the muddled mint mixture with ice.  Pour the rum over the ice.  Top with sparkling water.  Stir well to combine.  Serve with lime wedge and extra mint garnish.

make mojito

Photographed by Alli Shepherd.