4 wdg Lime (1/2 lime)
1 spg Mint
2 oz Light rum
1 oz Simple syrup (or 2 tsp sugar)
2 oz Club soda (to top)
1 spg Mint (as garnish)
Muddle lime wedges. Muddle mint lightly. Add ice, syrup, rum. Shake, fine strain into glass with more ice. Top with club soda, garnish with additional lime wedge and mint sprig.
Assumes a very juicy lime -- about 1 oz juice.
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From other users
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sjdiaz21's picture

Try adding 1 oz of Mango

Try adding 1 oz of Mango Puree and a splash of Ginger Liqueur or muddle with a little fresh ginger for a delicious twist.

I use the same rum:lime

I use the same rum:lime juice:simple syrup ratio as a daiquiri (2oz:1oz:1/2oz) and (lightly) muddle about eight mint leaves. I use 1 to 1.5 ounces of club soda -- don't want to water it down too much.