The Real Mojito

MAKE IT SHINE! ADD YOUR PHOTO
READY IN: 10mins
SERVES: 1
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • Place mint leaves and 1 lime wedge into a sturdy glass.
  • Use a muddler to crush the mint and lime to release the mint oils and lime juice.
  • Add 2 more lime wedges and the sugar, and muddle again to release the lime juice.
  • Do not strain the mixture.
  • Fill the glass almost to the top with ice.
  • Pour the rum over the ice, and fill the glass with carbonated water.
  • Stir, taste, and add more sugar if desired.
  • Garnish with the remaining lime wedge.
Advertisement