The Perfect Mojito Recipe


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Mojito represents the perfect rum cocktail, lightly sweet and refreshing. Many feel mojitos are labor-intensive, however, if you have the right tools, its super easy! This cocktail involves muddling lime & mint, but the outcome is a delicious, refreshing cocktail that can be enjoyed at any time of the year.

Ingredients

  • 2 ounce White Rum
  • 4 Mint Leaves
  • 2 tablespoons raw sugar
  • Club Soda
  • 1/2 Fresh lime, cut into wedges for muddling
  • Garnish
  • 1 Fresh lime Wheel
  • 1 Mint Sprig
  • Ice

What You Will Need

  • Cocktail Shaker
  • Muddler
  • Cocktail Strainer
  • Bamboo Cutting Board
  • Knife
  • 2-ounce Jigger
  • Cocktail Spoon
The Perfect Mojito
A glass of our perfect mojito

Let’s Take It Step by Step

  1. In a shaker, muddle 4 mint leaves, 2 tablespoons of sugar & 2 lime wedges.
  2. If you’re a shaken, not stirred, type of gal, add rum and ice & give the shaker 30 shakes (you want it ICE cold). *If you’re going to stir, add the rum, ice & club soda; stir it up, so it’s mixed.
  3. Once it has shaken ice cold, with a strainer pour the cocktail into a highball glass with ice. Top 1/4 to 1/2 the glass with club soda, garnish with a mint sprig and lime wheel. Sip & Enjoy.

Variations and Options

Add Jalapeno to spice things up.

What We Suggest Pairing it With

  • BBQ Chicken Nachos
  • Air Fried Tortilla Chips & Avocado Salsa
  • Spicy Queso

Helpful Hints

If you like your drinks sweeter- add double the sugar or create your own simple syrup.

The Perfect Mojito Recipe

The Perfect Mojito Recipe

Mojito represents the perfect rum cocktail, lightly sweet and refreshing. Many feel mojitos are labor-intensive, however, if you have the right tools, its super easy! This cocktail involves muddling lime & mint, but the outcome is a delicious, refreshing cocktail that can be enjoyed at any time of the year.

Equipment

  • Cocktail Shaker
  • Muddler
  • Cocktail Strainer
  • Bamboo Cutting Board
  • Knife
  • 2 ounce Jigger
  • Cocktail Spoon

Ingredients
  

  • 2 ounce White Rum
  • 4 Mint Leaves
  • 2 tablespoons raw sugar
  • Club Soda
  • 1/2 Fresh lime cut into wedges for muddling
  • Garnish
  • 1 Fresh lime Wheel
  • 1 Mint Sprig
  • ice

Instructions
 

  • In a shaker, muddle 4 mint leaves, 2 tablespoons of sugar & 2 lime wedges.
  • If you're a shaken, not stirred, type of gal, add rum and ice & give the shaker 30 shakes (you want it ICE cold). *If you're going to stir, add the rum, ice & club soda; stir it up, so it's mixed.
  • Once it has shaken ice cold, with a strainer pour the cocktail into a highball glass with ice. Top 1/4 to 1/2 the glass with club soda, garnish with a mint sprig and lime wheel. Sip & Enjoy.

Notes

Variations and Options

Add Jalapeno to spice things up.

What We Suggest Pairing it With

  • BBQ Chicken Nachos
  • Air Fried Tortilla Chips & Avocado Salsa
  • Spicy Queso

Helpful Hints

If you like your drinks sweeter- add double the sugar or create your own simple syrup.

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