Tequila Mojitos

  • alshumate Posted: 05/15/10
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    We love these! Discovered this recipe last summer and made them several times. Definitely need to double the recipe though because they go fast!

  • BeckysRecipes Posted: 06/25/10
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    The first time I tried a Mojito, I was hooked, but when I found this recipe and tried it, I loved it. The fresh simple syrup is the key. It is good, whether you use tequila or rum. I have shared this recipe with numerous people over the last couple of years. I quadruple the recipe.

  • jandavy Posted: 05/07/09
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    This was SO good! We have made these twice now for friends...HUGE hit!!! Definitely double it!!!

  • melissainboise Posted: 08/01/10
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    I quadrulpled this recipe for a party with 15 women and only had a little bit left (many guests drank wine instead). I used rum instead of tequila. I followed the recipe for the first batch but we found it a bit sweet, so replaced the Sprite with San Pelegrino in the second batch -- liked it much better. The syrup is really minty which is nice. There is very little alcohol, so people felt they could drink as much as they wanted.

  • Deborah77 Posted: 07/11/09
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    Outstanding version of the classic mojito. For the tequilla lovers out there, this is SO MUCH better than the orginal rum based recipe. Creating a minty, simple syrup is the key to this cocktail. It packs more of a sweet, minty punch than the traditional method of "muddling."

  • MandyRivers Posted: 06/08/09
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    I have been using this recipe for a few summers now and it is HANDS DOWN my go-to summer cockatil recipe. I now grow mint in huge quantities just for use in this recipe. My neighbors all think I'm a total rock star when I break out with a pitcher of this. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this recipe!

  • ButterBee Posted: 07/06/09
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    I really liked these but the men didn't seem to like them much. If you like mint julips you will like these. Very refreshing on a hot day or for a BBQ.

  • Gootchie Posted: 07/09/10
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    This is the best recipe for Mojitos and a must have beverage for hot summer days! A tremendous hit with everyone! I make this everyday in the summer and I have three kinds of mint in my herb garden especially for this recipe. Spearmint and/or Peppermint makes the best taste!

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