Paddy’s Herbal Mojito

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day the right way this weekend with festive drinks. This mojito spiced with lime, sweetened with simple syrup, and made fun with tequila is a perfect blend of flavor that makes for an enjoyable drink.

Paddy’s Herbal Mojito

• 2 oz. Herradura Silver tequila
• ¾ oz. lime juice
• ¾ oz. simple syrup
• 6 basil leaves
• 2 inches of cucumber diced
• Splash of soda

1. Place basil and cucumber into the base of a tall glass and muddle to extract flavors.
2. Fill ¾ of the glass with crushed ice and add remaining ingredients and combine using a bar spoon.
3. Cap with more crushed ice and garnish with a basil leaf.

Thanks to Herradura Tequila for this amazing recipe!

What drinks do you use to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! This year, I will be upgrading to these fabulous mojitos from green beer.

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