Cocktail Hour

Sparkling Mojito Recipe:
Happy Hour in a Glass

The sweet, citrusy, refreshing properties of mojitos have made them a classic summer drink. They’re great because they allow for the inclusion of other fruit flavors and incorporate fresh ingredient, some of which you can even grow yourself. Here’s a very simple and extra delicious mojito recipe from the Huffington Post that will leave you satisfied every time.

Sparkling Mojito Recipe

  • ½ lime cut into 4 pieces
  • ¼ cup fresh mint leaves torn, plus a sprig for garnish
  • 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • ¼ cup or 2 ounces white rum
  • ½ cup chilled club soda
  • Ice

Muddle the pieces of lime, mint leaves and sugar in a tall glass until the sugar has dissolved. Add ice then stir in the rum and club soda. Finish with a mint sprig on top and serve.

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