Mojito

Refreshing Mojito is a cocktail that consists of white rum and mint leaves. It has appeared on the island of Cuba and became popular in the United States in the 1980s.

Ingredients

  • 1.5 oz white rum 1 12 oz.
  • 0.5 oz sugar syrup 12 oz.
  • 3 oz club soda 3 oz.
  • 1 lime 1 oz.
  • mint 0.1 oz.
  • crushed ice 7 oz.

Directions

  1. Place lime slices and mint leaves into a highball glass and muddle.
  2. Add sugar syrup and white rum.
  3. Fill the highball glass to the top with crushed ice.
  4. Top up with club soda and stir gently.
  5. Garnish with a mint sprig.