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SPARKLING MOJITO

A healthy splash of your favorite beer gives this cocktail a refreshing twist.
Ingredients
  Vodka/White rum 4 Ounce
  Fresh mint sprigs 2 (1 Extra Sprig For Garnish)
  Fresh mint sprig 2 (1 Sprig Extra For Garnish)
  Basil leaves 2 (Couple Of)
  Lime 1⁄2 , cut into wedges (Additional For Garnish And Rimming The Glass)
  Lime 1 (Additional For Garnish And Rimming The Glass)
  Simple syrup 1 Tablespoon (Equal Parts Water And Sugar Heated Until The Sugar Dissolves)
  Beer 1 Tablespoon (Lighter Beer Works Better)
  Coarse sugar To Taste (Such As Raw Sugar)
Directions

In a cocktail shaker, mull (smash) the mint, basil and lime. Pour in the simple syrup and vodka, then fill the rest with ice and shake well. Grab a cocktail glass, rim it with lime juice, then dip into sugar coating the rim. Fill it with ice, then then a splash of beer and then fill it with your mulled cocktail. Garnish with a wedge of lime and small sprig of mint. Umbrella optional!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Channel: 
VeganLife
Cuisine: 
American
Taste: 
Sweet Sour
Restriction: 
Vegan, Vegetarian
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 172 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.09 g0.13%

Saturated Fat 0.01 g0.07%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 7.1 mg0.3%

Total Carbohydrates 10 g3.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.92 g3.7%

Sugars 7.5 g

Protein 0.36 g0.73%

Vitamin A 4.7% Vitamin C 12.6%

Calcium 1.9% Iron 2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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SPARKLING MOJITO Recipe