St. Patrick’s Day is almost here! To get in the spirit, we’re sharing some of our favorite green drink recipes. In this Irish Mojito, the Creme de Menthe is the secret ingredient — we used white, but use green if you want the drink to have more color.
Video shot by: Stevan Llewellyn
Irish Mojito Drink Recipe
- ½ lime, juiced
- small handful of fresh mint leaves
- 1 ½ oz. Bacardi Limon
- 2 tsp granulated sugar
- a splash of club soda
- a splash of Creme de Menthe (use green for more color)
- lime wedge, for garnish
Squeeze half a lime into a cocktail shaker, add mint leaves and muddle. Add Bacardi, sugar and a handful of ice and shake. Strain mixture into martini glass. Top off with a splash of club soda and a drizzle of Creme de Menthe, which will sink to the bottom. Add a lime wedge for garnish, and serve.
Recipe via recipegirl.com
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