Grill/Barbecue

Lemon Thyme Mojito

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November  3, 2014
Author Notes

Great for summer —carlito

  • Makes 8 drinks
Ingredients
  • Lemon thyme simple syrup
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 lemon (cut in half)
  • 5 sprigs fresh thyme
  • Lemon thyme mojito
  • 1/2 cup lemon thyme simple syrup
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 cup light rum
  • Splash club soda
  • 10 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 2 lemons (sliced)
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Lemon thyme simple syrup
  2. Combine all ingredients in a saucepan and heat on medium low (bringing mixture to a boil slowly).
  3. Stir occasionally and ensure all sugar dissolves into water.
  4. Remove lemon and thyme springs and pour syrup into a container to cool (mason jar is great for this).
  5. Cool completely. Syrup will keep for several months in refrigerator.
  1. Lemon thyme mojito
  2. Combine thyme springs, lemon slices, rum, simple syrup, and lemon juice in a pitcher.
  3. Muddle all ingredients with the back of a wooden spoon (or a muddling stick, if you have one).
  4. Pour each drink into a glass over ice and add a splash of club soda to each one.
  5. Enjoy!

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