Mojito

This zesty classic will liven up any party
 

Recipe from: 5/1/2009 12:00:00 AM
Preparation time: 5
Cooking time: 0
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 2
    limes, juiced
  • Rind of one of the limes
  • 8
    mint leaves
  • 2
    Tbs
    palm sugar
  • 400
    ml
    soda water
  • 2
    shots white rum
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Place the rum, sugar, lime juice, rind and mint leaves in a cocktail shaker and crush with a muddler (or mortar if you don't have one).
This releases the oils and fragrance from the mint leaves.
Add the soda water and shake the cocktail together.
Pour out in two tall glasses.
Serve with a sprig of mint and a straw.
 

 

NEXT ON FOOD24X
 
 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Tip of the day

 
Basic basil care
Basil wilts quickly, but will perk up when left in cool water for about 30 minutes. Then blot the leaves dry and store them at room temperature in a tightly sealed bag. If basil is stored in the refrigerator, it turns black.
 

Find a recipe

 
 
 

Inside Food24

 
 
 
 
 
/Wine

Instagram: @Food24_sa

 
 
 

Restaurants

 
The White Room at Dear Me (Cape Town)

A unique space in Cape Town's CBD - open for private events, and special dinners 2 nights a week.

  • Modo Mio
    Sporadic service. Really fast then when needed really slow. Average food. Strange ...
  • Adega Northcliff
    A superb restaurant with excellent food and great service! Fresh ingredients used and...
  • Sai Thai
    Best Thai Food in Johannesburg!!
 

Find a restaurant

 
 
 

Jobs - Find your dream job

Visual C# Developer

Sandton
Network IT Bruma
R240 000 - R540 000 Per Year

2x Assistant Operation Manager

Sandton
Network Finance Sunninghill
R140 000 - R250 000 Per Year

Chief Financial Officer

Durban
Network Finance Corporate
R840 000 - R1 100 000 Per Year

Property - Find a new home

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown.Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Top 20 health books for 2014

Start eating and living a healthy lifestyle using guidelines and tips from these top health cookbooks. Shop now!

Food steamers

Eat healthy with our range of food steamers. Shop now!

Jamie Oliver homeware

Knife sets, blenders, steamers, frying pans and so much more. Shop now!

Save R120 on the Mellerware cordless kettle

Get the Milan stainless steel cordless kettle, for only R249. Offer valid while stocks last. Buy now!

Up to 20% off Russell Hobbs coffee machines

Listen up coffeeholics, save up to 20% on Russell Hobbs coffee machines at kalahari.com. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!
 
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.