Thai Basil MOJITarita

This summery cocktail mashup is one part mojito, one part margarita and all delicious.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 1

Ingredients

2
teaspoons light agave nectar
1/2
oz fresh lime juice
4
fresh Thai basil leaves
1
oz blanco tequila
Ice cubes
2
oz club soda, chilled
Lime wedge and additional basil leaves, if desired for garnish
  • 1 Pour agave nectar and lime juice into highball glass. Add basil leaves; gently break up basil with muddler or spoon.
  • 2 Add tequila; fill glass with ice.
  • 3 Top with club soda; stir gently. Garnish as desired.

Expert Tips

If you can't find Thai basil, substitute fresh mint.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Drink
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
0),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
15mg
15%;
Total Carbohydrate
13g
13%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
11g
11%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
10%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.