When life gives you mint…make mojitos!

With the summer months upon us, our minds drift to holidays, sandy beaches and refreshing cocktails. And what could be more refreshing than a zesty mojito?! The perfect summer cocktail.

mojito This recipe is sure to please your tastebuds.


  • half a lime, cut up into wedges
  • 12 mint leaves
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1-2 nips of light rum (e.g. Bacardi)
  • 1 cup of ice
  • half a cup of soda water


  1. Muddle lime, mint and sugar in a glass to release the oils from the lime and mint.
  2. Pour rum over and top with ice and soda water.
  3. Garnish with a sprig of mint
  4. Relax and feel like you are on holidays.

Enjoy! Ali xx

P.S. You can add some mint to your next veggie basket for only $5. Place your order at www.sabinesbaskets.com