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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
total:
5 mins
Servings:
2
Yield:
2 cocktails
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Ingredients

2
Original recipe yields 2 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Put 3 mint leaves and 2 teaspoons sugar into each of 2 glass tumblers; vigorously stir sugar and mint together, crushing mint with the back of a spoon to release oils. Add 3 lime wedges to each glass; again stir vigorously to release some lime juice. Pour 1 jigger rum into each glass. Fill glasses with ice cubes and top with carbonated water; stir.

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Nutrition Facts

139 calories; protein 0.2g 1% DV; carbohydrates 11.9g 4% DV; fat 0.1g; cholesterol 0mg; sodium 3mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (16)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
07/28/2013
A pleasant minty cocktail that’s so refreshing for a hot summer’s day. I didn’t have lemon-flavored rum, so I substituted lemon seltzer water for the soda water. I also used extra mint leaves as a personal preference. Read More
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19 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 16
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
07/28/2013
A pleasant minty cocktail that’s so refreshing for a hot summer’s day. I didn’t have lemon-flavored rum, so I substituted lemon seltzer water for the soda water. I also used extra mint leaves as a personal preference. Read More
(11)
Rating: 5 stars
03/14/2013
I've recently discovered I like mojitos and this is no exception. I used bottled lime juice and regular white rum per what I had on hand. I also prefer Diet 7up to club soda. CHEERS Alycia! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
06/22/2014
Was very good I used strawberry rum and a little less sugar. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/03/2014
Love! Read More
(1)
Rating: 5 stars
06/19/2017
Yummy! Followed the recipe but I didn't have club soda so I used tonic water and squeezed half a lime in each glass with lots of crushed fresh lime from my garden. So so good! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
07/03/2018
needs more mint leaves Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
01/18/2017
All I had in the house was spiced rum and this recipe was still great. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
05/21/2017
Delightfully delicious! Will make again and again. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
07/25/2017
I made this about 5 times amount in a large jug for friends. Was a big hit. Also hits you hard after a few of them. Read More
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