The summertime classic makes a welcome appearance at holiday cocktail parties in this fun and festive new twist on a favorite cocktail.
oz (2 jiggers or 6 tablespoons) rum
tablespoons crushed peppermint candies or candy canes
cup fresh mint leaves
peppermint candies or candy canes
Into each of 2 tall clear glasses, pour 1 1/2 ounces (1 jigger or 3 tablespoons) rum.
Top each with layers of ice, 1 tablespoon crushed candy and 1/2 cup mint leaves. Fill each glass with sparkling water. Garnish with peppermint candies. Serve immediately.
Get Zesty! Like your mojito with a citrus kick? Feel free to toss a few sliced limes in your glasses for that added kiss of flavor.
Go Virgin! Make this recipe without the alcohol by simply eliminating the rum. Still tastes great!
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.