A refreshing classic mocktail (non-alcoholic beverage) just intime for the weekend.Dont forget to check it out. This minty lime juice drink is just what the doctor ordered for a really hot climate! Anything with lime and mint together is a hit in my book! Refreshing, not super sweet and easy is the best way to describe this drink. To kick it up a notch, next time I'll add a jigger of lim...When preparing a mojito, fresh lime juice is added to sugar (or to simple syrup) and mint leaves. The mixture is then gently mashed with a muddler. The mint leaves should only be bruised to release the essential oils and should not be shredded. Then rum is added and the mixture is briefly stirred to dissolve the sugar and to lift the mint leaves up from the bottom for better presentation. Finally, the drink is topped with crushed ice and sparkling soda water. Mint leaves and lime wedges are used to garnish the glass.