Basil-Honey Mojito Recipe

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Shake up this refreshing Basil-Honey Mojito to pair with our Red Trout with Salsa Verde! The bright tangy sauce on this fish calls for a drink that highlights its fresh flavors with a touch of sweetness to balance the citrus tang. 

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce light rum
  • 1 ounce lime juice
  • 1 ounce club soda  
  • 1 ounce. honey simple syrup*
  • 2 large basil leaves
  • 1 cup crushed ice

Preparation

Muddle the basil leaves with the honey simple syrup in a mixing glass. Squeeze the lime juice and add the rum to shake with ice. Top with club soda. Enjoy!

*To make honey simple syrup, mix 4 parts honey to 1 part hot water. Cool to room temp before using.

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