Friday, August 3, 2012
SophistiKat "Drink of the Month"
Here is a light yet refreshing drink to help you wind down on these last few weeks of Single Girl Summer. .
A traditional mojito with a hint of mint and blood oranges. .
Blood Orange Mojito
3 torn fresh basil leaves
1 tsp sugar
1 oz freshly squeezed blood orange juice
1 1/2 oz light rum (for an even more tropical flavor add Malibu Sunshine)
2 oz soda water
(Garnish: fresh basil leaf)
Add Basil, Sugar, and 12 oz Blood Orange Juice into glass.
Muddle the mixture.
Add remaining Blood Orange Juice, Rum, and top with Soda Water and Ice.
Garnish with a basil leaf.