Thirsty Thursdays: Tequila Mojito

July 18, 2013

Unwind with a tequila mojito after a long day at the office.  Even though mojitos are traditionally made with rum, this cocktail will be a definite crowd-pleaser.  For a fruity twist, muddle watermelon with the mint leaves.

Patrón Mojito

Ingredients:       

1 1/2 oz Patrón Silver        
1 oz simple syrup      
1 cut lime
club soda
fresh mint leaves
lime wedge for garnish

Directions:
In a tall glass, muddle mint leaves, lime and simple syrup.  Add a cup of ice and Patrón Silver. Top with club soda Stir gently. Garnish with a lime wedge.

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