El Mojito Recipe

Tequila, Agave Syrup
El Mojito
Photo for Liam Carney-McBride
A Mexican twist on a Cuban classic.

Ingredients

2 oz. Light or repasado tequila
3-5 wedges of lime
1 bar spoon of agave syrup
5 mint leaves
crushed ice
3 oz. soda water

Preparation: How to make an El Mojito

  1. Squeeze lime wedges in glass.
  2. Lightly muddle lime with agave syrup.
  3. Clap mint to bring out flavour and add to glass.
  4. Add crushed ice and tequila.
  5. Churn all ingredients together.
  6. Top with crushed ice and soda water.
  7. Garnish with a few sprigs of mint.
El Mojito