The Mojito is a favorite cocktail for many and its simple recipe of rum, lime, and mint is perfect for cooling down and relaxing with friends.
6 ounces light rum
12 mint sprigs, or spearmint, 8 roughly broken apart
6 tablespoons fresh lime juice
4 tablespoons sugar
4 slices lime
1. Place ice in beverage shaker then add in the rum, 8 broken up mint sprigs, lime juice and sugar.
2. Shake well and serve over ice in a high ball glass.
3. Top off each glass with a splash of club soda.
4. Garnish each with a slice of lime and a sprig of mint
**Makes 1 mojito