Strawberry Lemonade Mojitos {or} Faux-jitos

Strawberry Lemonade Mojitos {or} Faux-jitos

Traditional mojitos get a twist in these refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Mojitos, using lemons instead of limes, fresh strawberries, and mint simple syrup. Or replace the rum with seltzer for a non-alcoholic summer spritzer!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup mint leaves
  • 1 large lemon, cut into 8 wedges
  • 6 large strawberries (very ripe)
  • 20 mint leaves
  • 3 ounces fresh-squeezed lemon juice
  • 4 ounces Mint-Infused Simple Syrup
  • 6 ounces white or gold rum
  • 8 ounces seltzer
  • Ice
  • 4 lemon slices
  • 4 whole strawberries
  • 4 mint sprigs
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