The summer heat means one thing, it's time for some refreshing Summer cocktails! There are so many good options, but there's one that in our opinion, is just a little better than the rest...
We are absolutely obsessed with mojitos! Once you learn how to make a really good mojito, you'll be as hooked as we are!
We're going to give you the recipe and steps to make the perfect mojito!
This recipe is going to call for:
- 1 cup fresh lime juice about (9-10 limes worth)
- 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves
- 1/2 - 3/4 cup simple syrup**
- 3/4 - 1 cup white or light rum
- Splash of club soda
**(To make the simple syrup, just combine equal parts sugar and water into a jar, leave it in for about 5 minutes, and now you have simple syrup for your mojito and future drinks.)
The great thing about mojitos, is that everyone has their own special way of making it. After a little practice you'll learn to add and subtract certain ingredients to make it YOUR mojito. But we promise that this recipe will be the perfect recipe to build off of!
Now get to making your mojito!