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Classic Mojito

4 lime wedges (or 1 oz fresh lime juice)
1 tbsp superfine sugar
6-8 fresh mint leaves
2 oz light rum
3-4 oz chilled club soda
Mint sprig

  1. In the bottom of a highball glass, muddle together the lime wedges/juice, sugar, and mint until the sugar is dissolved. Add rum, fill glass with ice, and top with soda. Garnish with a mint sprig.

 

Makes 1 cocktail

 

Variations

Spiced Mojito

4 lime wedges (or 1 oz fresh lime juice)
1 tbsp superfine sugar
6-8 fresh mint leaves
2 oz amber rum
3-4 oz chilled club soda
Mint sprig

  1. In the bottom of a highball glass, muddle together the lime wedges, sugar, and mint until the sugar is dissolved. Add rum, fill glass with ice, and top with soda. Garnish with a mint sprig.
 
Makes 1 cocktail
 
 

Dark Rum Mojito

 

4 lime wedges (or 1 oz fresh lime juice)
1 tbsp superfine sugar
6-8 fresh mint leaves
2 oz dark rum
3-4 oz chilled club soda
Mint sprig

  1. In the bottom of a highball glass, muddle together the lime wedges, sugar, and mint until the sugar is dissolved. Add rum, fill glass with ice, and top with soda. Garnish with a mint sprig.
 
Makes 1 cocktail