Classic Mojito Recipe
The classic mojito is an easy and refreshing cocktail that’s always a crowd-pleaser!
8 to 10
large mint leaves
or 15 small
fresh is best!
more or less depending on desired strength
Fresh mint sprigs and/or lime wheels
for garnish (optional)
Muddle mint leaves with simple syrup and lime juice in a cocktail shaker using a muddler.*
Pour into a glass filled with ice. Pour in rum, then top with club soda.
Garnish with mint sprigs and/or lime wheels, if desired.
* The handle of a wooden spoon can be used if you don't have a muddler.