These Strawberry-Lemon Mojitos are the perfect summer drink if you are looking for something sweet and refreshing. With only few ingredients, here is how you create the ultimate summer cocktail:
- 2 lemon wedges
- 6 mint leaves
- 1 strawberry
- 2 oz. gold or aged rum
- ¾ oz. fresh lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon sugar cane syrup or agave nectar
Muddle lemon wedges with whole strawberries and mint leaves. Add ice and the rum, lemon juice and sugarcane syrup. Shake well and strain into crushed ice-filled highball glass. Garnish with the strawberry and mint.