4 mojitos, limes, mint, and more
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Lee's Mojitos

My good friend Lee has made these Mojitos before, and they were amazing, you can enjoy thee mojitos at home. 
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Cocktail, Mojito, Mojito recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 283kcal
Author Stephanie Manley

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Simple Syrup
  • 2 ounces club soda
  • 2 ounces white rum
  • 5-6 fresh peppermint leaves

Simple Syrup

  • 2 cups sugar super fine sugar is ideal
  • 1 cup water

Instructions

Simple Syrup

  • Heat water up to almost boiling in a small pot over medium heat on the stove. 
  • When water is hot, add sugar and stir to dissolve. 
  • Store homemade simple syrup in the refrigerator. 

Mojito Instructions

  • Muddle the mint in the bottom of the mixing glass, then squeeze the juice of the lime into a mixing glass. Put the squeezed lime parts into the drinking or serving glass. In the measuring glass add the rum, simple syrup, and club soda. 
  • Pour the mix into the mixing glass and stir all the ingredients together. Next, pour the contents of the mixing glass into the drinking glass. 
  • Top off the drinking glass with ice, and you may garnish with a sprig or mint or two.  Before placing the mint into the glass, slap it between your hands, it will release the oils of the mint.

Nutrition

Calories: 283kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 45mg | Potassium: 35mg | Sugar: 41g | Iron: 11.3%
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