With a warmer note in the air, whip up these fabulous Apple Mojitos and celebrate
3 oz. (90 ml) club soda
.5 oz. (15 ml) lime juice
10 mint leaves muddled with 1/4 tspn. sugar
2.5 oz. (75 ml) light rum
2.5 oz. (75 ml) apple juice reduction
Make juice reduction by simmering 1.5 cups of apple juice in a small saucepan until it has reduced to 1/2 cup. Set aside to cool.
Muddle mint with sugar in the bottom of a double highball glass.
Add juice reduction, rum and lime juice. Stir. Add ice.
Add club soda and stir gently. Garnish with apple peel or slice, fresh mint, and a lime wedge.