EASY SUMMER DRINK RECIPES
3 fresh mint sprigs
1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
1 ounce Simple Syrup
2 ounces white rum
1-1/2 ounces club soda, chilled
Place 2 sprigs of mint, the lime juice and the simple syrup into a cocktail shaker. Lightly press on the mint with the back of a wooden spoon but do not crush. The mint’s natural oils will be released.
Pour in the rum and add a handful of ice.
Vigorously shake the mixture for about 20 seconds and then strain into a glass filled with ice.
Top the cocktail with club soda and then garnish with the remaining sprig of mint..
Please Drink Responsibly
REAL MOJITO RECIPE
New Hanover County ABC
∙ Makes 1
1 Blueberries, Fresh
2 oz Lemon juice, fresh
1 oz Curacao, Blue
3 oz Vodka
In a high ball glass, mix vodka, lemon juice, and Blue Curacao.
Add ice to fill glass.
Garnish with fresh blueberries, optional.