How to Make a Mojito?


It is a wonderful beverage for hot summer days. One of the most popular cocktails, the Mojito, has a well-known recipe. This popular beverage originated in Cuba and the El Draque cocktail from the sixteenth century. This authentic mojito recipe makes one serving, but you can tweak it to produce a pitcher’s worth. El Draque was a beverage made of aguardiente, a cane spirit that served as rum’s forerunner, lime, mint, and sugar, and was named for Sir Francis Drake, an English sea captain, and adventurer who visited Havana in 1586. Although it was allegedly used for therapeutic reasons, it’s …

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