Classic Mint Mojito is the combination of mint sprigs, white rum, and simple sugar. Then, don’t forget to add some garnishes to make it much more beautiful. When you finish making this, you will get a classic cocktail looks so stunning and tastes flavorful as well. If you never try this before, you may try to make some at home based on the complete recipe below.
How to make Classic Mint Mojito
To make two glasses of Classic Mint Mojito, you just need to spend around 5 minutes at your kitchen. The ingredients used are pretty easy to find, and the steps are also very simple to follow. If you are interested in making some at home, read the article below from the beginning until the end.
- 30 gr sugar
- 30 ml water
- 20 pieces of mint sprigs
- Lime, cut into several small wedges
- 50 ml white rum
- Ice cubes
- 50 ml sparkling water
1First of all, you may start by preparing a small saucepan. Heat it over medium heat with some ingredients in it, like water and sugar. Cook the ingredients until they come to a simmer. While simmering, make sure that the sugar gets completely dissolved.
2The time needed to cook the mixture is around one to two minutes. After that, you may turn the heat off and wait for several minutes until the mixture gets cool. While waiting for the mixture to get cool, you may use the time to prepare a small pitcher and combine some ingredients in it.
3Add the lime wedges along with the mint sprigs into a small pitcher, or if you don’t have any, you can simply use a large glass to substitute the pitcher. Then, whisk the lime for a minute until you can get the juice squeezed out of the lime and the oils produced from the mint leaves.
4After that, you may combine the cooled syrup that you have made before into the pitcher of lime and mint. Then, prepare for the cocktail glasses. Fill each with enough ice cubes and then pour the mojito mixture carefully into the glass. Before serving, don’t forget to add with sparkling water on top of the drink.
Now, you are ready to serve your homemade Classic Mint Mojito. Make sure you enjoy them immediately so that they will taste much refreshing and delicious. This recipe is pretty easy to make so you can make them anytime you want. Also, you may share this with friends during a party or small gathering at your house.