Mojito


A refreshing cocktail made with rum, mint, lime and sugar. Perfect for summer sipping!

Ingredients

  • 60ml white rum
  • 30ml fresh lime juice
  • 10ml sugar syrup
  • 6-8 mint leaves
  • Soda water
  • Ice

Method

1. Add the rum, lime juice, sugar syrup and mint leaves to a shaker filled with ice.

2. Shake well and strain into a glass filled with fresh ice.

3. Top up with soda water and garnish with a sprig of mint.

Potential changes & improvements

Try adding a splash of fruit juice or cordial for a fruity twist. Or, for a more sophisticated cocktail, use a good quality aged rum.

What other food it works well with

Mojitos are a great accompaniment to spicy food. Try serving with Thai or Indian dishes.

Common Mistakes

The most common mistake is using too much sugar syrup. Start with a small amount and add more to taste.

Nutritional Information

Per serve:

  • Energy: 405 kJ
  • Protein: 0.1g
  • Fat: 0g
  • Carbohydrate: 15.6g

Allergens

Contains:

  • Sulphites

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