Real Cocktails: Mojitos

homemade mojito

Mojitos are light and refreshing: bright lime and mint mixed with homemade bitters, mineral water, and light rum.  And all lightly sweetened with homemade honey syrup, a real food mojito is hardly something to consider

Every year when it heats up I want to have a mojito.  Or any time I get my hands on some mineral water.  Or mint.  Okay, fine, I just really want a mojito pretty much any time I can manage it!  (After all, I wrote the book on real cocktails, and it’s time to shake one up!)

So if you have a patch of mint growing in your backyard, grab a handful and let’s get cracking! [Read more…]