The mojito is a crisp and refreshing accompaniment to a hot summer night. Here is a copy of the original recipe created at La Bodeguita del Medio in Havana, Cuba and enjoyed by none other than Ernest Hemingway himself. We hope you like it!
Mojito Recipe Ingredients:
1 teaspoon powdered sugar
Juice from 1 lime (about 2 oz.)
4 mint leaves
1 sprig of mint
Havana Club white rum (2 oz.)
2 oz. club soda
Place mint leaves into a Collins glass and squeeze juice from a cut lime over it
Add powdered sugar then gently smash the mint into the lime juice and sugar with a muddler
Add crushed ice
Stir and top with club soda
Garnish with mint sprig
Come on down and join us for Mojitos on the porch at the Beacon House Inn! We look forward to seeing you!