The Flighty Mojito

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Dec. 28, 2011

Ingredients

Lime 1/2 Small , squeeze
Fresh lime juice 1 Ounce
Simple syrup 1 1/2 Ounce
Rum 2 Ounce
Fresh mint leaves 8 Medium
Soda water 2 Ounce
Crushed ice 2 Cup (32 tbs)
For garnishing
Lime slices 1 Small
Mint leaves 2 Small
Raw sugar 2 Pinch

Directions

MAKING

1. In a Collins glass pour the squeezed lime, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, rum and fresh mint leaves.

2. Using a muddler, muddle everything for 1 minute.

3. Top it with crushed ice, stir with bar spoon, muddle with the spoon.

4. Pour soda water right to the top and stir.

5. Garnish with mint leaves and lime slice, sprinkle raw sugar.

SERVING

6. Serve the Mojito chilled.

TIPS

Use a sugarcane stick to stir the drink.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 159Calories from Fat 1

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat %

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 34 mg1.42%

Total Carbohydrates 24 g8%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 20 g

Protein %

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet