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Classic Mojito Cocktail Recipe

Classic Mojito

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6 mint leaves
1 1/2 ounces light rum
3/4 ounce simple syrup
3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
1 1/2 ounces club soda
Crushed ice


In a cocktail shaker, muddle the mint leaves with the rum, simple syrup and lime juice until lightly bruised. Top with crushed ice and shake for 30 seconds. Pour the entire contents of the shaker into a highball glass and top with club soda. Serve.

About the recipe

This recipe for a classic mojito cocktail is fresh, delicious and easy.