50 ml White Rum, 8 Mint leaves, 12 1/2 ml Sugar Syrup, 25 ml Lime Juice, 2 Mint sprigs
How to make Mojito
Add the white rum to a highball glass. Add 8 – 10 mint leaves and sugar syrup and lime juice.Muddle with bar spoon. Add crushed ice and a splash of soda. Mix drink down with bar spoon. Taste. Top up with more crushed ice. Slap 2 mint sprigs to release essence and put into drink. Add small splash of soda and straw.
Social and Cocktail says:
Deservedly one of the most popular mixed drinks in the world today.The combination of the mint, rum, sugar and lime works like alchemy!
Did you know?
In the 2006 movie "Miami Vice" lead character Crockett is seen drinking a Mojito from the bartender in the very first scene.