I lately whipped up just a little lavender syrup for a mission over on my Instagram. I had SO a lot of it, I imply who wants a complete cup of lavender easy syrup? So I made a decision to whip up a number of different issues with it earlier than it was time to toss it. The syrup lasts about two weeks within the fridge and that’s a whole lot of lavender lattes for a single gal to drink. So mojitos it’s!
I really like a superb mojito, particularly on trip. They’re so refreshing and scrumptious. Mint and lime are a favourite taste mixture. And one of many issues I really like a couple of mojito is which you can add your favourite fruits to it to make it particular. Sort of like a margarita. They’re nice as is, but in addition make an exquisite base for extra taste! Since I had lavender syrup available, and recent blackberries, it was a no brainer.
Blackberry Lavender Mojitos
Making a mojito is de facto tremendous simple, you simply want some mint and limes. I virtually all the time have a lime available. And for mint, I lastly grabbed just a little mint plant to maintain on my patio together with my basil. I really like having a number of recent herbs available every time doable, they make dishes and cocktails a lot extra thrilling! These are so nice for summer season cocktail hour, bbqs and porch hangs with mates. Make an enormous batch and serve for brunch or a picnic!
- 2 ozof white rum
- half ozlavender easy syrup – simply 1:1 ratio of water and sugar steeped with 2 tbsp of culinary lavender. Simmer for 10 minutes, steep for 10 extra, then pressure.
- 3-5 mint leaves
- 2-Three slices of lime
- 2-Four blackberries
Add your blackberries, mint and lime to a glass and high along with your easy syrup. Muddle with a muddler. It’s also possible to do that in a cocktail shaker if you wish to pressure it and hold the larger chunks of lime and mint out of your cocktail. It’s only a choice!
Add your ice and rum and provides it a superb stir with a cocktail stirring spoon.
Garnish with recent mint and possibly even a blackberry or two!
Take pleasure in!
Pictures by Hannah Lozano