Bodacious Herbaceous Mojito Recipe

Gin, Elderflower, Mint, Geranium
Bodacious Herbaceous Mojito
Photo for Tim Dau Fys
The flavours of an English garden - summer in a glass


1 lime, cubed
Caster sugar
1 Beefeater
1 St Germain
Geranium essence in a dropper
Cloudy apple juice
Crushed ice
Rose petal

Preparation: How to make a Bodacious Herbaceous Mojito

  1. In a highball glass, muddle six cubes of lime with a barspoon of caster sugar
  2. Tear ten mint leaves, add to the glass and muddle lightly
  3. Fill the glass with crushed ice
  4. Add one measure of Beefeater and one measure of St Germain
  5. Churn and add more crushed ice
  6. Add two drops of geranium essence, top with apple juice and stir gently
  7. Garnish with a mint sprig and a rose petal
Bodacious Herbaceous Mojito