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The Mojito is a classic cocktail that is believed to have been created sometime in the 1800s in Havana, Cuba.


It is said to have been made as a variation of another cocktail called the "El Draque," which is a similar recipe that uses cachaça instead of rum.

you'll need these

White Rum Lime Juice Homemade Simple Syrup* Soda Water Mint Leaves Mint Sprig


*Find a recipe for homemade simple syrup on our website.

follow these

Add mint leaves to a highball glass. Muddle gently. Add rum, lime juice, simple syrup, and ice. Top with soda water. Stir for 5-10 seconds. Garnish with mint sprig.



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