Basil Mojito
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Basil Mojito
Cocktail recipe

Rating

1.74 / 5
Basil Mojito is a refreshing and aromatic cocktail that originated in Cuba and has become a popular drink all over the world. This cocktail combines the sweet and tangy flavors ... more Basil Mojito is a refreshing and aromatic cocktail that originated in Cuba and has become a popular drink all over the world. This cocktail combines the sweet and tangy flavors of lime and sugar with the crisp freshness of basil to create a delightful and well-balanced drink. The use of white rum adds a hint of tropical flavors and a subtle kick to the drink. To make this cocktail, muddled basil leaves and lime slices are mixed with sugar and white rum, topped off with soda water for a refreshing fizz. The combination of herbs, citrus, and rum make for a light and invigorating drink, perfect for hot summer days or anytime you need a refreshing pick-me-up. The basil mojito is a great choice for those looking for a twist on the classic mojito, adding a unique and flavorful herb to the traditional mix.
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White rum
Alcohol content
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12.31% | 2.4 units *

Lowball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
White rum cocktail ingredient
White rum
60ml 2oz 6cl
Soda water cocktail ingredient
Soda water
120ml 4.06oz 12cl
Lime cocktail ingredient
Lime
3 slices 3 slices 3 slices
Sugar cocktail ingredient
Sugar
Teaspoon Teaspoon Teaspoon
Basil leaves cocktail ingredient
Basil leaves
10 10 10

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Place basil leaves, sugar and lime slices into a chilled pint glass or a tumbler
Lightly muddle until the sugar dissolves and the basil smell becomes more intense
Add rum then stir, fill with ice and top up with soda water, then serve

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