There is almost no other cocktail more refreshing than a
It's perfect on a hot, summer day.
I really love it with lots of mint.
8-10 mint leaves
1/2 lime, cut into wedges
1 teaspoon mint simple syrup
2 ounces white rum
club soda or lemon-lime soda
mint leaves for garnish
lime wedge for garnish
In the bottom of a shaker, muddle the mint leaves and lime wedges to release all of the natural juices. Add ice, mint simple syrup, and rum. Shake well to combine. Pour into a glass filled with ice. Top with soda and garnish with a lime wedge and mint.