Mojitos are one of my favorite cocktails, not only because they’re delicious but also because they require so few ingredients and are so easy to make. Just crush a few mint leaves in the bottom of a glass with some sugar, lime juice, and rum, add club soda, and stir. Simple. Beautiful.
- 6 fat blackberries + more for garnish
- 8 mint leaves
- 1 oz rum
- 1 to 2 tbsp sugar
- ⅓ oz lime juice
- 2 oz club soda
- In the bottom of your drinking glass, muddle/crush together blackberries, mint leaves, sugar/simple syrup, rum, and lime juice.
- Add some ice cubes, then pour in club soda and stir.
- Garnish with a few whole blackberries and a sprig of mint.
- Enjoy immediately.