The Rum Howler Blog

(A Website for Spirited Reviews)

  • The Rum Howler Blog

  • Visit My Online Memorabilia Store

  • The Rum Howler Top Canadian Whiskies of 2013

    Click the image to find the Best 25 Canadian Whiskies of 2013

  • The Rum Howler Interview (Good Food Revolution)

    Click on the Image to see my interview on Good Food Revolution

  • The Rum Howler Top Rums of 2013

    Click the image to find the Best 30 Rums of 2013

  • Industry Interviews

    Interviews

    Click the Image for Great Interviews with the Movers of Industry

  • Cocktails and Recipes

    Click Image for Awesome Recipes

  • Follow Me on Twitter!

  • Copyright

    Copyright is inherent when an original work is created. This means that the producer of original work is automatically granted copyright protection. This copyright protection not only exists in North America, but extends to other countries as well. Thus, all of the work produced on this blog is protected by copyright, including all of the pictures and all of the articles. These original works may not be copied or reused in any way whatsoever without the permission of the author, Chip Dykstra.
  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 1,186 other followers

  • Subscribe

  • Top Posts

  • What People are Saying:

    Brian on El Dorado (Golden Rum) Cream…
    Peter on Contact Me
    Arctic Wolf on Contact Me
    Scott S. on Contact Me
    David on Leave of Absence
    Chris on Leave of Absence
  • Archives

  • Visitors

    • 4,592,189 pageviews since inception

The Mojito

Two Mojito Recipes for your enjoyment!

Mojito

1 1/2 oz White Rum
Large Ice Cubes
1/2 Lime cut into wedges
1 Tsp Simple Syrup (Dissolve a sugar cube in 1 Tsp hot water then let it cool)
4 oz sparkling water (or Club soda)
3 sprigs of mint

Add the White Rum to a highball glass over ice
Add Simple Sugar
Squeeze half of the lime juice into the glass
Place the rest of the lime wedges into the glass
Add sparkling water.
Gently bruise the mint between the fingers and add it to the glass
Stir lightly

Garnish with a second sprig of mint
Enjoy!

Mojito Simplistic

1 1/2 oz light Rum (preferably Cuban)
3 Large Ice Cubes
1 Tsp Simple Syrup
1 Slice of Lime
4 oz sparkling Lime Water
3 sprigs of mint

Add the light Rum to a highball glass over the ice
Add the simple sugar
Place the Slice of Lime into the glass
Add the sparkling water.
Gently bruise the mint between the fingers and add it to the glass
Stir lightly
Enjoy Responsibly!

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________

Note: If  you are interested in more of my original cocktail recipes, please click this link (Cocktails and Recipes) for more of my mixed drink recipes!

 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,186 other followers

%d bloggers like this: