The Perfect Recipe for a Refreshing Mojito

Looking for a refreshing drink to cool down on a hot summer day? Look no further than the classic Cuban cocktail, the Mojito! Made with fresh lime juice, mint leaves, sugar, white rum, and club soda, this cocktail is the perfect balance of sweet and tangy with a hint of minty freshness.

Preparation Time:
– Preparation for this recipe will take approximately 10 minutes, and an additional 5 minutes to make each drink.

– 10 fresh mint leaves
– 1/2 lime, cut into 4 wedges
– 2 tablespoons white sugar
– 1 cup ice cubes
– 1 1/2 fluid ounces white rum
– 1/2 cup club soda

– Place the mint leaves and 1 lime wedge into a sturdy glass. Use a muddler to crush the mint and lime to release the mint oils and lime juice.
– Add 2 more lime wedges and the sugar, and muddle again to release the lime juice. Do not strain the mixture.
– Fill the glass almost to the top with ice. Pour the rum over the ice, and fill the glass with carbonated water. Stir, taste, and add more sugar if desired. Garnish with the remaining lime wedge and a sprig of mint.

There you have it, a perfect recipe for a refreshing Mojito. Enjoy sipping on this delicious cocktail, whether you’re lounging by the pool or hosting a summer party with friends. Cheers!

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