Making The Classic Mint Mojito With Mount Gay Rum

Mount Gay Mojito

Summer is here and there is nothing better than a freshly made mojito. The mint, lime and soda are thirst quenchers and not only are they good, they’re so pretty. We’re going to show you how to make our favourite mojitos starting with the classic, the mint mojito with Mount Gay rum.

What you’ll need:

  • fresh mint
  • 2-3 limes
  • simple syrup (water and sugar)
  • Mount Gay rum
  • 1/2 oz. of fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 a cup of ice
  • spoon or muddler

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How to:

  • add fresh mint leaves to a glass (short or tall)
  • add a quarter of a lime into the glass (cut)
  • add a tablespoon of simple syrup
  • muddle (smash the lime with the mint)
  • fill your glass with ice
  • pour 1 oz. of Mount Gay rum
  • top off with 2-3 oz. of soda water
  • add a splash of fresh lime juice
  • garnish glass with lime wedge and fresh sprig of mint

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And voila, the classic mint mojito!

Enjoy

 

Karen Michelle//.