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Strawberry Mint Mojitos

Celebrate Summer Solstice with these festive cocktails!

Ingredients

  • 10 mint leaves
  • 2 large strawberries
  • ¼ cup (2 ounces) light rum
  • ½ cup club soda
  • juice of half a lime
  • ½ tsp agave syrup
  • extra mint leaves for garnish

Instructions

1. In a tall glass, muddle the mint leaves and strawberries until the mint is fragrant and the strawberries are broken into pieces. Stir in the light rum, club soda, juice of half a lime, and agave syrup. Add a few ice cubes to the glass. Garnish with extra mint leaves and a strawberry.

Makes 1 cocktail

Emily Jacobs is a Santa Barbara City College culinary school graduate and food blogger. See www.sagerecipes.com for more.