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Classic Mojito Recipe
July 2021
Reading time 5 minutes

Welcome the weekend with this traditional Cuban cocktail, it’s minty fresh

A classic mojito
Preparation time
5 minutes
  • 1 lime juiced, plus some wedges to garnish
  • 1 tsp granulated sugar
  • Small handful mint leaves
  • 60 ml white rum
  • Soda

1. Muddle together the lime juice, sugar and mint leaves in a small jug, crushing the mint as you go

2. Add a handful of ice to a tall glass and pour rum over the top, then give it a stir

3. Top up with soda water and gently stir again 

4. Finally garnish with some mint sprigs and a lime wedge 

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